Queen Victoria
"Veiled Head"
Gold Sovereigns
On the 27th November 1892 it was decided that a new design by Thomas Brock be introduced
The reverse depicts St George mounted with a streamer flowing from his helmet, slaying the dragon with a sword. The date appears below the exergue line with the initials B.P. to the right, the mintmark ( if applicable ) appears in the centre of the exergue line directly above the date
Queen Victoria
Veiled Head

1893 - 1901
Year London Sydney Melbourne
1893 Proof 773 Rare
1893 6,898,260 1,346,000 1,914,400
1894 3,782,611 3,067,000 4,166,874
1895 2,285,317 2,758,000 4,165,869
1896 3,334,065 2,544,000 4,456,932
1897 2,532,000 5,130,565
1898 4,361,347 2,548,000 5,509,138
Perth Branch commenced in 1899
Year London Sydney Melbourne Perth
1899 7,515,978 3,259,000 5,579,157 694,937
1900 10,845,741 3,586,000 4,305,904 1,927,484
1901 1,578,948 3,012,000 3,987,701 2,969,947

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