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2017 Great Britain 1/2 oz Gold Sovereign - Pistrucci 200th Anniversary Piedfort Proof 1 Coin GEM Proof in its Original Government Box

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Why add the 2017 Great Britain 1/2 oz Gold Sovereign - Pistrucci 200th Anniversary Piedfort Proof 1 Coin GEM Proof Original Mint Box with COA to your collection?

This 2017 Great Britain 1/2 oz Gold Sovereign - Pistrucci 200th Anniversary Piedfort Proof Coin comes to you in GEM Proof condition in the Original Mint Box with a Certificate of Authenticity. The mintage for this issue is a low 3,500 coins. The coin was struck to proof quality on a 22-karat gold 1/2 oz. planchet by Britain's Royal Mint.

Iconic Sovereign design

This issue marks the 200th Anniversary of the introduction of the Gold Sovereign.The coin's reverse features the first "Modern" Sovereign image of St. George and the Dragon, as designed by Benedetto Pistrucci back in 1817. The obverse portrait of Queen Elizabeth II was designed by engraver Jody Clark of the Royal Mint.

Gem Proof Piedfort in original Government packaging

This 2017 Gold Sovereign Piedfort Proof comes protected in its original Royal Mint clear acrylic capsule and a beautiful wood presentation case. The package features a Royal Mint numbered certificate of authenticity and a booklet that recounts the history of the Gold Sovereign and the British Monarchy. A Piedfort issue is a high-quality proof strike on a "double thick" planchet that includes twice the normal precious metal content.

Add this 2017 Great Britain 1/2 oz Gold Sovereign - Pistrucci 200th Anniversary Piedfort GEM Proof coin in the Original Mint Box with COA to your order from ModernCoinMart today!


Year of Issue:2017
Mint:Royal Mint
Grading Service:Uncertified
Grade:GEM Proof
Finish:Proof
Packaging:Original Government Box
Composition:Gold
Purity:0.9167
Display Weight:1/2 oz
Weight in Grams:15.5517 g
Weight in Ounces:0.5 oz
Diameter:22 mm
Country:Great Britain
Legal Tender:Great Britain
Currency:Sovereign
Denomination:1
Obverse Design:Queen Elizabeth II Portrait
Reverse Design:Saint George and the Dragon With Garter
Obverse Designer/Engraver:Benedetto Pistrucci