Content: 0.2354 oz.
Weight: .2568 Troy oz
Composition: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
The British Sovereign gold bullion coins were struck worldwide at the zenith of the British Empire. The nickel size gold bullion coins were initially introduced in 1816, and soon became a worldwide distributed gold coin. Distribution thrived alongside the British Empire and minting expanded to areas like Pretoria, Bombay, Ottawa, Melbourne, and Sydney. The zenith of the coin is recognized to be during the late 1800s and early 1900s.