1 Sovereign - Victoria


Country Australia
Queen Victoria (1837-1901)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1901
Value 1 Sovereign (1)
Currency Pound sterling (1788-1929)
Composition Gold (.917)
Weight 7.988 g
Diameter 22.1 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
References KM# 13
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.



Engraver: Thomas Brock

Sir Thomas Brock KCB RA was an English sculptor, whose works include the monument to Queen Victoria in front of Buckingham Palace.


St George slaying a dragon

B. P.

Engraver: Benedetto Pistrucci

Benedetto Pistrucci was a distinguished Italian Gem-engraver, medallist and coin-engraver who became Chief-medallist at the Royal Mint in England.




M = Melbourne Mint
S = Sydney Mint
P = Perth Mint

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1901 M 3,987,000 57%
1901 M 0% Proof
1901 P 2,889,000 36%
1901 P 2% Proof
1901 S 3,012,000 30%

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