2003 St. George and The Dragon Sovereign Gold Proof 4 Coin Set


In 2003, a year marked by tradition and historical reverence, a splendid four-coin set was released, celebrating the timeless legend of St. George and the Dragon. This set, comprising the Half Sovereign, Sovereign, Double Sovereign, and the majestic Five Sovereign Gold Proof Coins, is a testament to British heritage and numismatic artistry.

2003 St. George Half Sovereign Gold Proof Coin: This exquisite coin, the smallest in the set, is meticulously struck in 22-Carat Gold. Its compact size holds immense detail, depicting St. George in his heroic battle against the dragon, a symbol of courage and valour.

2003 St. George Sovereign Gold Proof Coin: The Sovereign, an iconic staple in British coinage, is presented with impeccable craftsmanship. Its design, featuring St. George mounted on his steed, poised to slay the dragon, captures the essence of bravery and perseverance.

2003 St. George Double Sovereign Gold Proof Coin: With twice the size of the Sovereign, this Double Sovereign coin magnifies the drama and intensity of St. George’s legendary fight. Its larger canvas allows for finer detail and a more impactful visual narrative.

2003 St. George Five Sovereign Gold Proof Coin: The crown jewel of the set, the Five Sovereign piece, is unparalleled in grandeur. The largest and most impressive, it showcases the St. George and Dragon motif in stunning detail, its expansive surface allowing for an almost lifelike portrayal of the mythical battle.

Each coin in this remarkable set is struck with the highest level of precision, ensuring that every detail of Benedetto Pistrucci’s classic St. George and the Dragon design is captured with utmost clarity and brilliance. The obverse of each coin features the dignified portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, as created by the eminent sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley, signifying her reign during the time of minting.

With a grade of PF 70 ULTRA CAMEO, each coin in the set exemplifies the pinnacle of numismatic perfection, boasting flawless finishes and intricate details. This 2003 St. George and The Dragon Sovereign Gold Proof 4 Coin Set is not only a collector’s dream but also a tribute to the enduring stories and traditions that shape British history and culture.

CollectionCoin sets, Sovereign
Set4 Set
Fineness / Carat0.9167/ 22
MonarchElizabeth II (1952-2022)
Obverse DesignerIan Rank-Broadley
Reverse DesignerBenedetto Pistrucci
Mint / BrandThe Royal Mint
CountryUnited Kingdom
SecurityNGC Certified


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