1839 British Gold £5 Una and the Lion Coins
In 1839, the first five pound crown issued under Victoria's reign and the only one featuring 'Una and the Lion'. We buy and sell 1839 proof or uncirculated gold five pound pieces at competitive prices.
Five Pounds History
The first gold quintuple sovereign (£5 coin), was issued in 1820, and is considered by some to be be a pattern coin. In 1826 and 1839, proofs were issued as part of complete proof coin sets, and this also occurred in 1902, 1911, and 1937.
Only in 1839, 1893, and 1902 were ordinary circulation types issued in addition to proof versions.
1839 Gold Five Pounds
The 1839 gold five pounds was issued in proof and normal (non-proof) versions.
Price & Availability
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Postage & Packing
UK: Fully Insured £9 per order
EU Insured Post £10 per order
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Obverse of 1839 Una & the Lion Gold Five Pound
Reverse of 1839 Una & the Lion Gold Five Pound