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1856 Sydney Mint Type I Sovereign Very Fine


1856 Sydney Mint Type I Sovereign Very Fine
1856 Sydney Mint Type I Sovereign Very Fine

1856 Sydney Mint Type I Sovereign Very Fine    1856 Sydney Mint Type I Sovereign Very Fine
1856 Sydney Mint Type I Sovereign Very Fine. Obverse: Type I portrait of Victoria to left, date below and legend around. Great details in the hairline and the wreath. Just one finer graded to date by PCGS. The 1855 Sydney sovereign is prized by collectors for it's history - it is the very first.

Gold coin struck on Australian soil. The 1856 Sydney Mint sovereign shares exactly the same obverse and reverse designs as the 1855 Sydney sovereign, so it is rightly regarded as being as on a par with the 1855 as the first. Of official gold coin struck on Australian soil. For collectors interested in relative rarity and value, the 1856 has a certain appeal over and above the 1855 as a representative of this historic two-year type.

Like so many coins and banknotes issued just. A new denomination or series has begun, the 1856 Sydney Mint sovereign is demonstrably rarer than the coin that preceded it.

_gsrx_vers_841 GS 7.0.16 (841). The item "1856 Sydney Mint Type I Sovereign Very Fine" is in sale since Thursday, June 27, 2019.

This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\Australian\Pre-Decimal". The seller is "sterlingcurrencyau" and is located in Fremantle (WA). This item can be shipped worldwide.

  1. Era: 1800s
  2. Composition: Gold
  3. Year: 1856
  4. Mint Marked: Yes


1856 Sydney Mint Type I Sovereign Very Fine    1856 Sydney Mint Type I Sovereign Very Fine