This one-year-type Gold coin was produced by the British Royal Mint to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the issuance of the first sovereign in 1489.
- Contains .2354 oz actual Gold weight.
- This coin comes in a protective hard plastic capsule or plastic flip.
- Limited mintage of just 12,500 coins.
- Obverse: shows Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II seated as at her coronation, surrounded by the inscription “Elizabeth II Dei Gra Reg Fid Def” which translates to “Elizabeth II, by the grace of God, Queen, defender of the faith.”
- Reverse: Depicts the Shield of the Royal Arms topped by a Royal Crown, with the whole image superimposed upon a double rose. Around the outside of the reverse is the inscription “anniversary of the Gold Sovereign, 1489-1989.”
- Sovereign coin backed by the British government.
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