GEORGE III, 1820 SOVEREIGN, OPEN 2

GEORGE III, 1820 SOVEREIGN, OPEN 2

Code: 10246

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George III 1820 Gold Sovereign
Obverse: second laureate head facing right with more wiry hair, date below with open 2, Latin legend commences lower left GEORGIUS III D: G: BRITANNIAR: REX F:D:
Reverse: St George and dragon right, incuse BP below broken lance at lower left for designer and engraver Benedetto Pistrucci, garter motto surrounding, buckle with incuse WWP for Master of the Mint William Wellesley Pole, French motto HONI. SOIT. -QUI. MAL. Y. PENSE.
with milled edge.
Bentley 942, Marsh 4, S.3785C
With a deep reddish golden tone and lustre, practically extremely fine.
7.99 gms, 22 mm in diameter.