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1980 Proof Gold Sovereign | Gold Sovereign 1980

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1980 Proof Gold Sovereign

  • Struck in 22 carat gold
  • Bears Benedetto Pistrucci’s famous design - St George and the dragon
  • Featuring the second coinage portrait of The Queen by Arnold Machin

Proofs are specially struck coins, with a highly polished mirror finished background, and the raised design in contrasting matt finish. They are issued as limited editions, and are more expensive than the ordinary uncirculated version.
1980 proof sovereigns are contained in a plastic capsule within a Royal Mint leatherette wallet, and are accompanied by a certificate.

1980 Proof Gold Sovereign | Gold Sovereign 1980 Full Sovereign  
Coin Type: Full Sovereign Country: British
Alloy: Gold Year: 1980
Diameter: 22.05 mm Weight: 7.988 g
Mint: The Royal Mint Number Minted:

Date SoldDescriptionSoldbySellprice
5-sept-20151980 Proof Gold SovereignThe Royal Mint£335.00
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