Tag Archive for: George IV

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Coin 339 – 1826 Gold, Silver and Bronzed Copper Proof Set:,

George IV, Hanover King 1820-1830 S-PS1, Gold 5-Pounds. Spink-3797. PCGS-graded Proof-63+ Deep Cameo{Gold 2-Pounds. Spink-3799. PCGS-graded Proof-65+ Deep Cameo{Gold Sovereign. Spink-3801. PCGS-graded Proof-65 Deep Cameo{Gold Half-sovereign.…
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Coin 291 – GOLD PROOF SOVEREIGN 1825, PCGS Proof 64 Deep Cameo

George IV, Hanover King, 1820-1830 S-3801, WR-236 (R5) Bare Head; reverse, royal shield. Reeded edge. The king's portrait was changed at his insistence, and the shield replaced Saint George on the reverse of the coins, as of 1824 to 1826…
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Coin 292 – GOLD HALF-SOVEREIGN 1825, PCGS MS-65

George IV, Hanover King, 1820-1830 S-3803, Laureate Head; reverse crowned square shield, date in legend. The last of three years of production of this style of Half-sovereign, a lovely design that the king insisted on having replaced.…
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Coin 293 – GOLD PROOF 5-POUNDS 1826, PCGS Proof 65+ Cameo

George IV, Hanover King, 1820-1830 S-3797, WR-213 (R3) Bare Head; reverse, royal shield. Raised lettered edge. Portrait style requested by the king himself, based on Chantrey's celebrated marble bust. Very rare, from the special Proof…
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Coin 294 – GOLD PROOF 2-POUNDS 1826, PCGS Proof 65 Deep Cameo

George IV, Hanover King, 1820-1830 S-3799, WR-228 (R2) Bare Head; reverse, royal shield. Raised lettered edge. From the celebrated Proof Set of this mid-reign year. A fabulous coin!  
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Coin 295 – GOLD PROOF SOVEREIGN 1826, PCGS Proof 66 Deep Cameo

George IV, Hanover King, 1820-1830 S-3801, WR-237 (R2) Bare Head; reverse, royal shield. Reeded edge. A magnificent coin from the Proof Set of this year, probably as fine quality as exists.  
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Coin 296 – GOLD PROOF HALF-SOVEREIGN 1826, PCGS Proof 65+ Deep Cameo

George IV, Hanover King, 1820-1830 S-3804, WR-249 (R2) Bare Head; reverse, royal shield. Reeded edge. From the Proof Set of this year, a coin of splendid quality and visual beauty.  
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Coin 287 – GOLD PROOF SOVEREIGN 1821, PCGS Proof 65 Deep Cameo

George IV, Hanover King, 1820-1830 S-3800, WR-231 (R5) Laureate Head; reverse, Saint George and the dragon. Reeded ("straight-grained") edge. A wonderful specimen of exquisite color from the extremely rare Coronation Proof Set. &nb…
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Coin 288 – GOLD PROOF HALF-SOVEREIGN 1821, PCGS Proof 65 Deep Cameo

George IV, Hanover King, 1820-1830 S-3802, WR-244 Laureate Head; reverse, ornately garnished crowned royal shield. Reeded edge. A superb specimen from the extremely rare Coronation Proof Set.  
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Coin 289 – GOLD SOVEREIGN 1822, PCGS MS-65

George IV, Hanover King, 1820-1830 S-3800, Laureate Head; reverse, Saint George and the dragon. A glorious sovereign, of a grade almost never seen on this type (or many sovereigns of this century).