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  • Denomination

    • sovereign
  • Description

    Gold sovereign coin of George III.

  • Authority

  • Date

    • 1818
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 7.98 grammes
    • Diameter: 22 millimetres
  • Location

    On display: G68/16/2

  • Conservation

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    Treatment date

    3 January 1997

    Reason for treatment

    Permanent Exhibition

    Treatment proposal

    Clean coin.


    Dirty with some small areas of sealing wax.

    Treatment details

    Swabbed with IMS. Brushed lightly with a soft bristle brush.

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    Coins & Medals

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  • Additional IDs

    • HSBC.1141 (Money Gallery Exhibited)
COMPASS Title: Gold sovereign of George III

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COMPASS Title: Gold sovereign of George III

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