Elizabeth II, 1998 Gold Proof Half Sovereign NGC PF69 Ultra Cameo
Elizabeth II, 1998 Gold Half Proof Sovereign.
3.99g of 22ct/.917 gold (Actual Gold Weight: 3.72g of 24ct/pure gold). Obverse: ELIZABETH II DEI GRA REGINA FID DEF (Elizabeth the Second by the Grace of God Queen Defender of the Faith). Fourth portrait of Elizabeth II, crowned with the 'girls of Great Britain and Ireland tiara', IRB below truncation for designer Ian Rank-Broadley. Reverse: St. George on horseback, brandishing his sword having slayed the dragon, his broken spear discarded on the ground, 1998 and B.P., for designer Benedetto Pistrucci, in exergue. Mint State/Proof FDC.
Authenticated and graded by NGC as PF69 Ultra Cameo, certification no. 6030211-020.
References: S. SB4, KM #1001, Marsh 544Q.