Victoria (1837-1901), Sovereign, 1871, die number 66, third young head left, w.w. in relief on truncation, date below, first 1 of date die flawed to neck, last I of legend flawed to rim, doubling of legend both sides, more evident on obverse, rev crowned quartered shield of arms within laurel wreath, die number 66 below, emblems below, 8.00g (Marsh 55; MCE 531; S 3853B).
Light surface marks and nicks, otherwise extremely fine.
ex Randy Weir Numismatics, Unionville, Ontario, Canada, c.1997. ex Bentley Collection lot 570. Calendar year mintage 8,767,250.