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Lot 5 (The Coins & Banknotes Auction, 6th August 2020)

A GEORGE VI (1936 - 1952) GOLD SOVEREIGN DATED 1937

Sold for £2,500


 

GEORGE VI (1936 - 1952) GOLD SOVEREIGN DATED 1937,
a rare proof sovereign from the reign of George VI with a mintage of only 5,500. This was the only year that George VI sovereigns were minted. The coin is proof on the obverse and is smooth rather than milled on the edge.