The Sovereign is The Royal Mints 22 carat gold flagship coin, with a reputation as the chief coin of the world. For centuries The Sovereign has been a constant of our coinage, admired and trusted through times of change. With its bold St George and the Dragon design, it has become an internationally recognized symbol of unrivaled accuracy, integrity and strength. To this day, it remains trusted, traded, respected and admired the world over.
For the first time, The Sovereign 2016 Gold Bullion coin obverse bears the fifth definitive coinage portrait of The Queen by Royal Mint engraver Jody Clark. The reverse displays the classic design of St George and the dragon by Benedetto Pistrucci.
- Contains 0.2354 troy oz of .9167 fine gold.
- Minted to Bullion standard
- Obverse: For years 1953 to current, the portrait of Her Majesty The Queen has graced the coins obverse, with the 2016 introduction of the fifth definitive coinage portrait of The Queen by Royal Mint engraver Jody Clark.
- Reverse: Features the classic design of St George and the dragon by Benedetto Pistrucci.