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Victoria 1865 Shield Back Sovereign

Price £350

Victoria 1865 Shield Back Sovereign

Victoria (1837-1901), Sovereign, 1865, die number 4, second larger young head left, WW incuse on truncation without stops, date below, 5 with incomplete loop, curvy rounded 6 with bulbous top flawed shut, raised die flaw to the left of 1 in date, rev crowned quartered shield of arms within laurel wreath, die number 4 below, emblems below, edge milled (Marsh 50; MCE 526; S 3853; Bentley 1058 this coin).

Heavy scuffs and surface marks with hairlines, otherwise good fine / very fine.

ex Bentley Collection, part 3, Baldwin Auction 79, 8th May 2013, lot 1058. Calendar year mintage 1,450,238