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Coins Certified as of 8/30

British Gold Type Set, George IV (1820-1830): Spencer Collection George IV Type Gold

Spencer Collection George IV Type Gold - 2nd

Current Statistics
Rank 2
Weighted GPA 63.375
Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 63.375
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About this set: The Spencer Collection of George IV Type Gold won the Best British Set of the Year in 2006. The five pound proof of 1826 is quite scarce as only 150 were minted, making this date proof much scarcer than the famous 1839 Victoria Una and the Lion 5 pound proof. The Collection also includes a Pattern Mule Half Sovereign, dual dated 1829 / 1823. George IV Bare Head, Reeded Edge, WR-253. The obverse is dated 1829, paired with an 1823 dated reverse of the style used for WR-245: Crowned garnished shield and the legend "ANNO 1823" at sides. A most important and unusual coin, and of special allure because no regular-dies 1829 half sovereign was ever struck. A great rarity, R7: only 2 known, the other impounded in the Royal Mint Collection, thus unique in private hands. Ex Terner, Graded PCGS Proof 63 Cameo.

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Five Pounds3885511826P£5PR63CA2072Great Britain, 5 Pound Proof Gold Dated 1826, George IV, WR 213, R3, Mintag...
Two Pounds2072721826£2PR646091Great Britain, Proof 2 Pound, PCGS PR64, WR 228, R2, Fr-374, S.3799, KM-701...
Sovereign2069151826SovPR64933418Great Britain, 1826 Gold Proof Sovereign, WR 237, Ex Spink, R2
Half-Sovereign20659618211/2 SovPR6440268Great Britain, 1/2 Sov PROOF 1821, WR 244, R3, KM-681, Ex GBIE, Ex Spink. G...