2016 Royal Mint St George and the Dragon Sovereign Gold Proof 3 Coin Set. Metal: Solid 22 Carat Gold. Full Sovereign - Weight: 7.98 Grams / Diameter: 22.05mm. Half Sovereign - Weight: 3.99 Grams / Diameter: 19.30mm. Quarter Sovereign - Weight: 1.99 Grams / Diameter: 16.50mm.Presented: Royal Mint Boxed with Certificate of Authenticity. For 2016 to commemorate the Queens 90th Birthday, the Royal Mint released a very Limited Issue Sovereign Gold Proof 3 Coin Set struck in solid 22 Carat Gold with a special obverse effigy of the Queen by James Butler. The collection includes the Full Sovereign, Half Sovereign and Quarter Sovereign Gold Proof Coins. Each of the 22 Carat Gold Proof Sovereigns features the legendary St George and the Dragon reverse designed by Benedetto Pistrucci, together with the special portrait of Her Majesty, The Queen by James Butler on the obverse to commemorate the Queens 90th Birthday. These legal tender coins have been struck to proof quality using specially prepared dies and highly polished blanks.
The item "2016 Great Britain Sovereign Gold Proof 3 Coin Set Box Coa James Butler" is in sale since Saturday, October 6, 2018. This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\British\Proof Sets/Coins\2000s". The seller is "thelondoncoincompany" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.