1962 UK Full Gold Sovereign features Benedetto Pistrucci’s design depicting George & the Dragon on the reverse, the year of the coin also features. The obverse depicts Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Each coin weighs 7.98g and is 916.7 22ct Gold.
Minted by The Royal Mint in the UK.
VAT free and Capital Gains Tax exempt.
Dimensions: Diameter: 22.05mm Thickness: 1.52mm.
The gold sovereign is one of Britain’s most famous coins, the first of which was minted in 1489 by King Henry VII, due to its long history it is considered by many as the flagship coin of the Royal Mint.
British sovereigns have been struck both at the Royal Mint and at branch mints since 1817.