Tag Archive for: Gold Half-Guinea, George III, Hanover King

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George III, Gold Half-Guinea 1813 S-3737. PCGS-graded MS65.

George III, Hanover King 1760-1820 “Military” style. A magnificent specimen.
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George III, Gold Half-Guinea 1798 S-3735. PCGS-graded MS65.

George III, Hanover King 1760-1820 Fifth Bust, “Spade”-style reverse. A superb “commercial strike” with beautiful rose-gold toning.
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George III, Gold Half-Guinea 1764 S-3732. PCGS-graded MS63.

George III, Hanover King 1760-1820 Second Bust. Very choice with superior eye-appeal. This style of portrait, in lower relief, replaced the first style, which proved too difficult to strike properly.
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George III, Gold Half-Guinea 1762 S-3731. PCGS-graded MS64+.

George III, Hanover King 1760-1820 First Bust, with a fat or “apple cheek” image of the youthful monarch. Two-year type. A gleaming coin, and fully struck, perhaps the finest known example of this rare style of portrait.