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BI02895

George III 1810 Third-Guinea, third type, second head

George III (1760-1820), gold Third Guinea, 1810, third type, second laureate head right, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding, GEORGIVS III DEI GRATIA. rev. large crown, date below, legend surrounding commencing top, * BRITANNIARUM REX FIDEI DEFENSOR, weight 2.81g (Schneider 626; Bull EGC 879; MCE 460; S.3740). Toned, with one tiny black fleck each side, otherwise extremely fine.

The Latin legends translate as on obverse "George III by the grace of God" and on the reverse "King of the Britains, Defender of the Faith."

The gold output for calendar year 1810 was £316,936 which was devoted to Half and Third Guinea production only.

Provenance:

Ex A H Baldwin, vault stock, purchased Spring 2006.

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