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2008 Great Britain Gold Sovereign 4-Coin Proof Set GEM Proof (Original Government Packaging)

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Why add the GEM Proof 2008 4-coin sovereign Gold Great Britain Set in GEM Proof original Mint packaging to your collection?

This 2008 4-coin Sovereign Gold Great Britain Set ships to you in Mint fresh, GEM Proof condition in the original Mint packaging. Struck to proof quality by the British Royal Mint, this set contains four coins and a total of 2.0014 oz. of actual gold weight (AGW). There is no other historic coin like the Gold Sovereign. Stuck on five continents and known world wide, this is the iconic currency of the British Empire.

Reverse design introduced in 1817

The obverse of the coins feature the right-facing profile of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II as designed by Ian Rank-Broadley. The reverse design is the classic Saint George, Patron Saint of Great Britain, depicted on horseback slaying a dragon in Benedetto Pistrucci's timeless image.

Proof quality in original Mint wood presentation box

The handsome wooden display box elegantly accommodates the four coins included in the set: 5 Pounds (1.1775 AGW), 2 pounds (.4708 AGW), 1 Pound also known as the Sovereign (.2354 AGW) and the 50 Pence (.1177 AGW) or Half Sovereign. These have been struck to proof quality through a specialized process and handling procedure. The coins do exhibit the highly desirable contrast "Cameo" finish with frosted details and mirrored fields, so sought after with proofs.

Order your 2008 4-coin Sovereign Gold Great Britain Set in the elegant British Royal Mint display box in GEM Proof condition from ModernCoinMart today!


Year of Issue:2008
Mint:Royal Mint
Grading Service:Uncertified
Grade:GEM Proof
Finish:Proof
Packaging:Original Government Packaging
Composition:Gold
Purity:.9167
Country:Great Britain
Legal Tender:Great Britain
Currency:Sovereign