As the clock struck midnight, Gisbourne in New Zealand became the first city in the world to welcome the new millennium. Celebrations would ripple around the world as each time zone followed suit, with a relay of fireworks, merriment and global good cheer. Relive this landmark year with this beautiful gold Sovereign featuring Benedetto Pistrucci's unrivalled masterpiece of design, St George and the Dragon - perfect to recall the transition from one millennium to the next.
|Alloy||22 Carat Gold|
|Reverse Designer||Benedetto Pistrucci|
|Obverse Designer||Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS|
|Pure Metal Type||Gold|
£5 Gold Proof Coin