EDWARD VII 1902 GOLD MATT PROOF FIVE POUNDS PR62
Edward VII, 1902 Gold Matt Proof Five Pounds of the Coronation year
Obverse: Bare head of the King facing right, DeS. below truncation for the engraver George W De Saulles, with Latin legend and toothed border surrounding: EDWARDVS VII D: G: BRITT: OMN: REX F: D:IND:IMP:
Reverse: St George slaying the dragon with sword, broken lance to lower left, tiny B.P. in exergue for the engraver Benedetto Pistrucci
A truly attractive high grade much as struck example, hard to acquire in a PR 62 holder as these Matt Proofs are notoriously graded rather low.
Slabbed and graded by PCGS as PR62.
PCGS certification number: 207344.62/35728061.
Victorian (1837 to 1901), Edwardian (1901 to 1910), Art Nouveau (c. 1890-1910), Arts and crafts (c. 1860 to 1910)