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HI32207

Victoria 1893 Five-Pounds old head

Regular price £6,750
Regular price Sale price £6,750

Victoria (1837-1901), gold Five Pounds,1893, crowned, veiled bust left, T.B. initials below truncation for engraver Thomas Brock, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding,VICTORIA· DEI· GRA· BRITT· REGINA· FID· DEF· IND· IMP·rev.St George and dragon right, date in exergue, B.P. to upper right of exergue, weight 40.03g(Schneider 657, Hill F33; Bull EGC 1375; S.3872).Lightly toned, a few tiny light marks both sides, hairline scratch by date, small patch of abrasions on cheek area, otherwise extremely fine.

Calendar year mintage of 20,405.

The 1893 currency Five Pounds is much harder to find than the Jubilee 1887 of which over 50,000 were minted.

The abbreviated Latin legend translates as "Victoria, by the grace of God, Queen of the Britons, Defender of the Faith, Empress of India."

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