Tag: George V Gold Sovereigns

  • Gold Sovereign 1919 « GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT».

    Gold Sovereign 1919 « GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT».

    Reading Time: 2 minutes The sovereign 1919 is a British gold coin minted at the colonial Australian branch mints in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney and Ottawa in Canadian Branch mint. Almost 5.5 million gold sovereign coins were struck this year. Minted under the reign of Goerges V, the 1919 King George V Large Head Gold Sovereigns, (originally a circulating coin, now a bullion coin) are now VAT free in…

  • Gold Sovereign 1915 « GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT».

    Gold Sovereign 1915 « GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT».

    Reading Time: 2 minutes The sovereign 1915 is a British gold coin minted in London, also struck at the colonial Australian branch mints in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney. Almost 27 million gold sovereign coins were struck this year. Minted under the reign of Goerges V, the 1915 King George V Large Head Gold Sovereigns, (originally a circulating coin, now a bullion coin) are now VAT free in UK and provided…

  • Gold Sovereign 1914 « GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT».

    Gold Sovereign 1914 « GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT».

    Reading Time: 2 minutes The sovereign 1914 is a British gold coin minted in London, also struck at the colonial Australian branch mints in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney and Ottawa in Canadian Branch. Almost 20 million gold sovereign coins were struck this year. Minted under the reign of Goerges V, the 1914 King George V Large Head Gold Sovereigns, (originally a circulating coin, now a bullion…

  • Gold Sovereign 1912 « GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT».

    Gold Sovereign 1912 « GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT».

    Reading Time: 2 minutes The sovereign 1912 is a British gold coin minted in London, also struck at the colonial Australian branch mints in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney. Almost 39 million gold sovereign coins were struck this year. Minted under the reign of Goerges V, the 1912 King George V Large Head Gold Sovereigns, (originally a circulating coin, now a bullion coin) are now VAT free in UK and provided…

  • Gold Sovereign 1916 « GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT».

    Gold Sovereign 1916 « GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT».

    Reading Time: 2 minutes The sovereign 1916 is a British gold coin minted in London, also struck at the colonial Australian branch mints in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney and Ottawa in Canadian Branch. Almost 8 million gold sovereign coins were struck this year. Minted under the reign of Goerges V, the 1916 King George V Large Head Gold Sovereigns, (originally a circulating coin, now a bullion…

  • Gold Sovereign 1932 « GEORGIVS V D.G. BRITT» . 

    Gold Sovereign 1932 « GEORGIVS V D.G. BRITT» . 

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Only the Pretoria Mint issued sovereigns in 1932, the Melbourne and Perth Mints having stopped the previous year. This was not only the last gold sovereign issued for George V, it was the last sovereign made by a branch of the Royal Mint outside of Britain and the last sovereign to…