1698 William III Gold Guinea. William and Mary had joint sovereignty over the Kingdom of England, as well as the Kingdom of Scotland. King William III and his wife Queen Mary II, a daughter of James II. Their joint reign began in February, 1689. They were called to the throne by Parliament, replacing James II, who was "deemed to have fled" the country in the Glorious Revolution of 1688.
After Mary died in 1694, William of Orange ruled alone until his death in 1702. Their rule was the only period in British history in which "joint sovereigns" with equal powers were allowed to reign; usually, the spouse of the monarch has no power and is simply a consort. 1698 William III Full Gold Guinea Spink 3462. Fine detail, some scuffs on the obverse and a scratch on the reverse. Coin looks much nicer to the naked eye.To he right another picture of Queen Mary. Check out my investment coins in my shop. 1793 EF George III Gold Guinea LCGS 60. 1795 GVF George III Gold Guinea CGS 50.
1800 UNC Third Guinea Ex-Michael Gietzelt Collection LCGS 80. 1804 GEF George III Gold Third Guinea CGS 65. 1810 AUNC George III Gold Third Guinea CGS 70. 1851 Victoria Sovereign LCGS 65. 1856 AU Sovereign CGS 70.1893 UNC Queen Victoria Proof Sovereign CGS 78. The item "1698 Historic William III Full Gold Guinea Coin" is in sale since Sunday, February 16, 2020.
This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\British\Early Milled (c. The seller is "goldguineas" and is located in Torquay. This item can be shipped worldwide.