Extremely Fine Sovereign 1864
Victoria (1837-1901), Sovereign, 1864, die number 84, second larger young head left, ww incuse on truncation without stops, date below, 1 of date die flawed to neck, stub top to 4, curvy rounded 6 with bulbous top, G of gratia doubled, rev crowned quartered shield of arms within laurel wreath, die number 84 below, emblems below, hairline die flaws in legend, 7.98g (Marsh 49; MCE 525; S 3853).
Some red specks and surface marks, nearly extremely fine / extremely fine.
ex Paul Davies Ltd. This coin was purchased from one of the groups of coins from the wreck of the RMS Douro that were not sold by auction and within the last 10 years. ex Bentley Collection lot 131. Calendar year mintage 8,656,352.