George IV, 1824 Gold Sovereign NGC AU55
George IV, 1824 Gold Sovereign
7.98g of 22ct/.917 gold (Actual Gold Weight: 7.34g of 24ct/pure gold). Obverse: GEORGIUS IIII D G BRITANNIAR REX F D (George the Fourth by the Grace of God King of the Britains Defender of the Faith). Laureate head of George IV facing left, B.P below truncation for designer Benedetto Pistrucci. Reverse: St. George on horseback, brandishing his sword having slayed the dragon, his broken spear discarded on the ground, 1824 and B.P., for designer Benedetto Pistrucci, in exergue. About Uncirculated.
Authenticated and graded by NGC as AU55, certification no. 5841396-005.
References: S. 3800, KM #682, Marsh 8.