In 2000 to celebrate the Millennium, the Royal Mint released a very special Limited Issue Gold Proof Full Sovereign 2 Coin Set from the United Kingdom and Jersey.
The set Includes the 2000 St George Slaying the Dragon Gold Proof Full Sovereign Coin and the rare Jersey William the Conqueror Gold Proof Full Sovereign Coin both struck in solid 22 Carat Gold.
Now acclaimed as a masterpiece of numismatic art and famed throughout the world, Pistrucci's St George graces the Gold Proof Full Sovereign of 2000.
The obverse features the portrait of Her Majesty the Queen by Ian Rank Broadley.
The reverse of the Jersey Gold Proof Full Sovereign Coin which is the first time Jersey has issued a Sovereign features William the Conqueror while the obverse depicts Ian Rank Broadleys depiction of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
These legal tender coins have been struck to proof quality using specially prepared dies and highly polished blanks.