Victoria, 1837-1901,
Lot 379G
Victoria, 1837-1901,
Sold for £143,800 (US$ 192,916) inc. premium

Lot Details
Victoria, 1837-1901,
Proof Five Pounds 1839, young filleted bust left, plain rear fillet, R.'Una and the lion', date in Roman numerals below, DIRIGE DEUS GRESSUS MEOS legend, inscribed edge (S.3851). With scratch to field by Victoria's nose and with further light scratches to both sides, small edge bruise at 3 o'clock and a couple of further edge nicks, otherwise extremely fine. (1)
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G Investment gold

Gold bullion exempt from VAT on the Hammer Price and subject to VAT at the prevailing rate on the Buyer's Premium.

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