2022 THE Perth Mint - Gold Sovereign Coin. The Perth Mint's annual Australia Sovereign is a prestigious 22-carat gold coin featuring a design inspired by sovereigns made at the Sydney Mint between 1855 and 1866.
With two significant embellishments, this release pays tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's Platinum Jubilee. Proof quality 22-carat (91.67%) pure gold. Weight - 7.988g (0.235 Troy Ounces). Maximum Diameter 22.55(mm).Maximum Thickness 1.90(mm). Inspired by first Sydney sovereign. Platinum-plated St Edward's Crown. As the first overseas branch of Britain's Royal Mint, the Sydney Mint was opened in 1855 to make sovereign coins from Australian gold. For the first 11 years they were distinguished from Imperial issues made in London by a specially prepared'colonial' design featuring St. Edward's crown, a laurel wreath and the inscriptions'SYDNEY MINT' and'AUSTRALIA'. With the name of the mint suitably amended, this commemorative sovereign's design incorporates a platinum-plated representation of St Edward's Crown and a small'70' numeric privy mark, offering Australian monarchists a special way to mark Queen Elizabeth II's accession to the throne in 1952. Accompanied by a numbered certificate of authenticity, the coin is housed in a timber presentation case within a superbly illustrated shipper.
We are more than happy to provide tracking numbers and photos of the parcel prior to drop off with Australia post, however we will not be liable for any lost or damaged coins once it has been posted and the tracking information has been updated. All Perth Mint Coins are sent with tracking. This item is in the category "Coins\Bullion\Gold\Coins & Rounds". The seller is "meyersenterprizes" and is located in this country: AU. This item can be shipped worldwide.