Great Britain, Elusive and Rare Gold Pattern Sovereign of Victoria, WR 295, R5 (6 to 10 known). Important to Advanced Collections as the First Pattern for Victoria Sovereigns, and One of the Finest Executions of William Wyon's Image of Victoria as a Young Lady - She was 18 years of age at the time this Pattern was Created. Ex Douglas-Morris Collection, D-M 198, [this coin], Compact Legend. Cf. Heritage April, 2012, Lot# 24745 Realized $32,200 in an NGC PR63 Holder. The landmark Terner Collection contained the signed piece, WR-298, but not this version.
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