This gold Sovereign features a shield on its reverse (commonly called the 'Shield Back'), rather than the usual Sovereign design of St George slaying a dragon.
Queen Victoria's 'Young Head' portrait appears on the front (obverse) side of the coin. The W.W. engraver mark appears at the bottom of the Queen's neck, denoting sculptor William Wyon.
Please note, as this product is our choice of year the image of the coin reverse above has been photoshopped to not show a date. You will our receive a coin in a gift box from any year between 1838 and 1887.
At BullionByPost we dispatch our customer orders with the Royal Mail or the UPS courier service. We deliver all over the UK, as well as shipping to the Channel Islands of Jersey and Guernsey. Listed below are the delivery options at this time.
Please note that the cut-off point for deliveries to be sent out for the next day via Royal Mail is 2pm.
Orders placed after 2pm on Friday will be dispatched on the following Monday. For Saturday Upgrade or UPS details, scroll down.
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