Coins and Australia - Sovereign 1885 - Australian pre-decimal coins price guide and values

Sovereign 1885 - Australian Coins Price Guide and Values

Sovereign 1885 - Australian coin
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Sovereign 1885 value

The value of a Sovereign 1885 australian coin depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more.

The melt and minimum value of a Sovereign 1885 is $598.74.

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1885 - Shield - Sydney $624$1,130$1,760$2,880$3,710$4,730-
1885 - St. George - Sydney $624$1,150$1,810$2,820$3,380$4,330-
1885 - Shield - Melbourne $624$1,080$2,120$2,800$3,830$4,940-
1885 - St. George - Melbourne - 1st Head - BP $733$1,790$2,600$3,420$4,700$6,000-
1885 - St. George - Melbourne - 1st Head - No BP $4,080$6,100$8,700$11,400$14,300$17,100-
1885 - St. George - Melbourne - 2nd Head - BP $624$939$1,410$2,280$2,470$3,040-
1885 - St. George - Melbourne - 2nd Head - No BP $624$915$1,520$1,900$2,470$3,040-

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Varieties

Shield - Sydney

Shield Reverse

Sovereign - Shield Reverse - Victoria

Sydney

Sovereign - Sydney - Victoria

Shield - Melbourne

Shield Reverse

Sovereign - Shield Reverse - Victoria

Melbourne

Sovereign - Melbourne - Victoria

St. George - Sydney

St. George Reverse

Sovereign - St. George Reverse - Victoria

Sydney

Sovereign - Sydney - Victoria

St. George - Melbourne - 1st Head - BP

St. George Reverse

Sovereign - St. George Reverse - Victoria

Melbourne

Sovereign - Melbourne - Victoria

1st Head

Sovereign 1880 - 1st Head - Australia Gold Coin

B.P.

Sovereign 1871 - Small B.P. - Australia Gold Coin

St. George - Melbourne - 1st Head - No BP

St. George Reverse

Sovereign - St. George Reverse - Victoria

Melbourne

Sovereign - Melbourne - Victoria

1st Head

Sovereign 1880 - 1st Head - Australia Gold Coin

No B.P.

Sovereign 1880 - No B.P. - Australia Gold Coin

St. George - Melbourne - 2nd Head - BP

St. George Reverse

Sovereign - St. George Reverse - Victoria

Melbourne

Sovereign - Melbourne - Victoria

2nd Head

Sovereign 1880 - 2nd Head - Australia Gold Coin

B.P.

Sovereign 1871 - Small B.P. - Australia Gold Coin

St. George - Melbourne - 2nd Head - No BP

St. George Reverse

Sovereign - St. George Reverse - Victoria

Melbourne

Sovereign - Melbourne - Victoria

2nd Head

Sovereign 1880 - 2nd Head - Australia Gold Coin

No B.P.

Sovereign 1880 - No B.P. - Australia Gold Coin

Mintage

  • Sovereign 1885 - Shield - Sydney : 1,480,000
  • Sovereign 1885 - Shield - Melbourne : 2,950,000
  • Sovereign 1885 - St. George - Sydney : 1,480,000
  • Sovereign 1885 - St. George - Melbourne - 1st Head - BP : 2,960,000
  • Sovereign 1885 - St. George - Melbourne - 1st Head - No BP : n/a
  • Sovereign 1885 - St. George - Melbourne - 2nd Head - BP : n/a
  • Sovereign 1885 - St. George - Melbourne - 2nd Head - No BP : n/a

Specifications - Sovereign 1885 - Shield - Sydney

  • Mint: Sydney
  • Alloy: 91.67% gold and 8.33% silver
  • Diameter : 21.5mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: W. Wyon, Reverse: J.B.Merlen

Specifications - Sovereign 1885 - St. George - Sydney

  • Mint: Sydney
  • Alloy: 91.67% gold and 8.33% silver
  • Diameter : 21.5mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: W. Wyon, Reverse: B. Pistrucci

Last update : Sunday, June 19, 2022

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