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2005 Full Sovereign British | British Full Sovereign 2005


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2005 Full Sovereign British | British Gold Sovereign 2005

 2005 British Gold  Full Gold Sovereign Coin 2005 

 Updated St. George

2005 design was a re-worked and stylised version of the traditional St George & Dragon design which has been used on sovereigns, with a few breaks, since 1817. The silver crown issued in 1935 for the Silver Jubilee of George V featured a stylised deco version of St. George and the dragon, which is sometimes called the "rocking horse crown". Although we were not around when it was issued, we can guess that it was not universally popular when it was issued, and opinion is still divided about its artistic and aesthetic merits. The Isle of Man also produce sovereigns with a St. George and dragon design, or a Viking and dragon, these seem to be popular.

 

 





2005 Full Sovereign British | British Full Sovereign 2005 Full Sovereign  
     
Coin Type: Full Sovereign Country: British
Alloy: Gold Year: 2005
Diameter: 22mm Weight: 7.99g
Mint: Royal Mint in London Number Minted:


 
Date SoldDescriptionSoldbySellprice
2016 British Gold Full Sovereign Coin 2005 goldsovereign.co.uk Dealer£460
 
 
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