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Victoria 1869 Shield Back Sovereign

Price £475

Victoria 1869 Shield Back Sovereign

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Victoria (1837-1901), Sovereign, 1869, die number 59, second larger young head left, WW incuse on truncation without stops, date below, curvy rounded 6 with bulbous top, last A of legend die flawed, rev crowned quartered shield of arms within laurel wreath, die number 59 below, low 5 high 9, emblems below, edge milled (Marsh 53; MCE 529; S 3853; Bentley 1126 this coin).

Light surface marks and scuffs, once cleaned, otherwise good very fine / about extremely fine.

ex Bentley Collection, part 3, Baldwin Auction 79, 8th May 2013, lot 1126. Previously purchased AH Baldwin and Sons Ltd, October 2006. Calendar year mintage 6,441,322