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5 Pounds - Victoria South Australia Colony; Pattern; Restrike

5 Pounds - Victoria (South Australia Colony; Pattern; Restrike) -  obverse5 Pounds - Victoria (South Australia Colony; Pattern; Restrike) -  reverse

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Features

Country Australia - Colonial
Type Pattern
Year 1852
Value 5 Pounds (5)
Currency Pound sterling (1788-1929)
Composition Gold (.917)
Weight 44.102 g
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References Fr# 2,
Arthur L. Friedberg, Ira S. Friedberg, Robert Friedberg; 2017. Gold Coins of the World: From Ancient Times to the Present (9th edition). Coin & Currency Institute, Williston, Vermont, USA. ISBN 9780871843098.
KM# Pn1
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Michael, Thomas & Tracy L. Schmidt; 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Michael, Thomas (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.

Obverse

At centre a crown within ornate circle

Lettering:
GOVERNMENT ASSAY OFFICE
1852
J. PAYNE
ADELAIDE

Engraver: J. Payne

Reverse

Lettering:
WEIGHT. 1 OZ: 8 DWT: 4 GRS:
VALUE
FIVE
POUNDS
22 CARATS.

Engraver: J. Payne

Edge

Plain

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1852  7 Pattern; Struck at the Melbourne mint in 1921

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