Edward VII (1901-1910) £5, 1902

Item Reference: C223010881 Reserved Share
Edward VII (1901-1910), Matt proof gold Five-Pounds, 1902, bare head right, De S. below truncation for engraver George W De Saulles, legend surrounding, EDWARDVS VII DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX…
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£4,750.00

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Description

Edward VII (1901-1910), Matt proof gold Five-Pounds, 1902, bare head right, De S. below truncation for engraver George W De Saulles, legend surrounding, EDWARDVS VII DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX FID DEF IND IMP. Rev, St George slaying the dragon with sword, cloak flowing behind, broken lance to lower left, tiny B.P. in exergue for engraver Benedetto Pistrucci, edge milled (S. 3966; L&S 1; Hill F36; WR 404).

An outstanding example of the type, uncharacteristically well detailed in the Kings portrait with lustrous fields. As struck.

Specification

Period 1901 - 1910
Date 1902
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Five Pounds

Coin Ruler

Edward VII

Country

England

Coin House

House of Saxe – Coburg – Gotha

Metal

Gold

References S. 3966; L&S 1; Hill F36; WR 404

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