George IV 1828 Half-Sovereign

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George IV 1828 Half-Sovereign

George IV (1820-30), gold Half-Sovereign, 1828, bust left without extra tuft of hair by ear, date below, GEORGIVS IV DEI GRATIA, rev. crowned quartered shield of arms, BRITANNIARUM REX FID: DEF: (Marsh 409; S.3804). Some nicks and surface marks, pleasing extremely fine.

The Latin legends translates on obverse as "George IV by the Grace of God," and on the reverse as "King of the Britains, Defender of the Faith."

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