1864 Gold Sovereign Young Head Shield Back Ungraded
Young head of Victoria to left. Hair bound with double fillet and collected up into a knot behind. Date on field below truncation. The letters W.W. incuse on the bottom of the truncation. Legend: VICTORIA DEI GRATIA
The Ensigns Armorial of the United Kingdom within a plain shield, surmounted by a crown. A branch of Laurel is shown on each side of the shield, tied at the bottom by a ribbon. At the bottom of the Thistle, Rose and Shamrock are placed with a small flower stop each side. With a die number placed on the reverse at the bottom of the coin just above the rose and between the tails of the ribbon. Legend: BRITANNIARUM REGINA FID:DEF:
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Reference: Marsh 49 | Mintage: 8,656,353 | Rating: Common
Edge: Milled | Die Axis: Reverse | Type: Circulated | Mint: London
Weight: 7.98g | Diameter: 22.05mm | Fineness: 22ct | Gold Content: 0.2354 troy oz
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