George III's long reign was marked by a series of military conflicts involving his kingdoms, much of the rest of Europe, and places further afield in Africa, the Americas and Asia. Early in his reign, Great Britain defeated France in the Seven Years War, becoming the dominant European power in North America and India. However, many of its American colonies were soon lost in the American Revolutionary War, which led to the establishment of the United States of America. A series of wars against revolutionary and Napoleonic France, over a twenty-year period, finally concluded in the defeat of Napoleon in 1815. During their marriage Queen Charlotte (to the right and below) gave birth to fifteen children.
George III died in January 1820 and hence this was the last year of the George III Sovereign. G VF 1795 Fifth Laurel Head Gold Guinea CGS 50.Obverse: George III Fifth Laurel. Head Designed by the Chief Engraver of the Royal Mint Levis Pingo as was the reverse. Reverse: Crowned shield of arms. The heavy abbreviated Latin inscription translates to King of Great Britain, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, Duke of Brunswick and Luxemburg, High Treasurer and Elector of the Holly Roman Empire. Also designed by Lewis Pingo its often referred to as the spade guinea owing to the spade shape of the shield.
Check out my investment coins in my shop. 1794 AEF George III Gold Guinea LCGS 55. 1787 GEF George III Gold Guinea CGS 65. 1793 EF George III Gold Guinea LCGS 60.
1804 GEF George III Gold Third Guinea CGS 65. 1810 AUNC George III Gold Third Guinea CGS 70. 1829 AEF George IV Gold Sovereign CGS 55. 1851 Victoria Sovereign LCGS 65. The CGS population report is correct when this coin was originally listed, it may become out of date as CGS grade new coins.
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