Australian Jubilee Gold Half Sovereign Coins
We have experience and expertise in Australia's rarest circulating Jubilee half sovereigns.
Struck between 1887 and 1893, these half sovereigns were initially struck to celebrate Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee.
These attractive gold Victorian half sovereigns were used as currency in Australia between 1887 and 1893. Half sovereigns are small gold coins made up of approximately 3.99 grams of 22 carat gold. Half sovereigns can range in price from bullion gold value to over $8,500.
Whereas sovereigns were struck according to the amount of gold that was discovered in any one year, half sovereigns were only ever struck according to economic demand.
This market segment is harder and more expensive to collect in - that complete sets of half sovereigns are exponentially more difficult to complete only makes them more appealing to the dedicated collectors that pursue them.