2019 New Zealand $10 40-gm Gold Five Sovereign Proof NGC PF70UC One of First 20 Struck

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NZ 2019 $10 40-GM GOLD FIVE SOVEREIGN NGCPF70UC FS

World’s First New Zealand Gold Sovereigns

First struck more than 200 years ago, the British Gold Sovereign is one of the most widely recognized coins in the world. In its long and celebrated history, the Sovereign has been struck in Great Britain, Australia, South Africa, India and Canada. Now, in 2019 on the 200th anniversary of Queen Victoria’s birth, the world’s first-ever New Zealand Gold Sovereigns are being issued!

In this offer you can get the legal-tender $10 Gold Five Sovereign struck in 40 grams of highly pure 91.67% fine gold. It also comes in gorgeous Proof condition, meaning it was expertly crafted from hand-selected planchets, polished dies and multiple strikes to produce beautifully frosted details rising over mirror-like fields. In fact. The coin is so pristine that the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has graded it as being in flawless Proof-70 Ultra Cameo (PF70UC) condition, a distinction that means your perfectly-graded proof will have ZERO imperfections – showing all features and fields exactly as the engraver and mint intended. In addition, NGC has further certified that this coin was “One of the First 20 Struck.”

The design for these first-ever New Zealand Gold Sovereigns was created by celebrated artist Natanya van Niekerk, the creative genius who won numerous international coin awards for her work on the South African Mint’s acclaimed Natura series. The design pays homage to a commemorative medal issued during the early part of Victoria’s reign and shows an effigy of Queen Victoria from her younger years, wearing a tiara. The effigy is framed with a spiral-shaped koru design representing the royal generations past, present and future. A lattice stained-glass effect has also been incorporated into the design to symbolize the vast array of territories that Queen Victoria reigned over when the British Empire was at the height of its power.

Just 200 of these coins will ever be struck and only 20 will have this special pedigree – and we have all 20 of them! Don’t delay; order your 2019 New Zealand Gold Half Sovereign Proof now before the extremely limited mintage is snapped up by other eager collectors!

  • FIRST-EVER GOLD SOVEREIGNS FROM NEW ZEALAND – These are the first-ever Gold Sovereigns struck in New Zealand. It features a design of Queen Victoria from her younger years. The common obverse is a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
  • STRUCK IN HIGHLY PURE GOLD – Each New Zealand Gold Five Sovereign was struck in 40 grams of highly pure 91.67% (22 karat) fine gold.
  • LEGAL-TENDER COINS – These coins are $10 legal tender in New Zealand.
  • PERFECT PROOF CONDITION – Your 2019 New Zealand Gold Five Sovereign has been graded by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) as being in perfect Proof-70 Ultra Cameo (PF70UC) condition.
  • KEY FIRST STRUCK CERTIFICATION – NGC has further certified that this coin was “One of the First 20 Struck” and encapsulated it in a sonically sealed acrylic holder with a label attesting to that provenance.
  • LIMITED AVAILABILITY – The limited mintage for the 2019 New Zealand Gold Five Sovereign Proof has been set at just 200 with only 20 receiving the special First Struck certification.

Don’t miss your chance to secure one of the world’s first New Zealand Gold Sovereigns. Order your 2019 New Zealand Gold Five Sovereign Proof today!

Year of Issue 2019
Country New Zealand
Composition Gold
Purity 0.9167
Condition Graded, Proof
Grade PF70 UCAM
Pedigree 1 of first 20 Struck
Denomination 5.00, 10.00
Currency Type Dollar, Sovereign
Mint Name Commonwealth Mint
Coin Weight 40 Grams - g
Dimensions 38.6mm