First Die Trial Pieces Auction
take a look

George V proof gold and silver "short" Set from 1911, his Coronation year.

Contains 10 coins in total, the gold Sovereign and Half-Sovereign, silver Halfcrown, Florin, Shilling, Sixpence and Maundy Set, all housed in original Royal Mint octagonal dated case.

Practically as struck and becoming very rare in the UK market-place, with the original dated case.

These shorter gold and silver proof sets were produced to celebrate the Coronation of King George V on 22nd June 1911, with a mintage of only 952 sets which is nearly 2,000 less than the full "long" gold proof set (2,812 sets).

Specification

Specification Value
Quality Proof
Year 1911
Number Of Items 10
Country Of Origin GBR
Specification Value
Feefo logo