Unlike the full sovereign, the Young Head Half Sovereign was only issued with the Shield reverse for the duration of it's mintage. The Victoria Young Head Half Sovereign was minted between 1838 and 1887, although not every year. The coin shows a portrait of the young Victoria, her first portrait.
These coins benefit from being Capital Gains Tax (CGT)free. All UK gold and silver bullion coins manufactured by the Royal Mint are legal tender and are exempt from Capital Gains Tax. Tax free coins are available to buy from ATS Bullion and these include Sovereigns, half Sovereigns, one ounce gold Britannia, half ounce gold Britannia and silver one ounce Britannia.
If you are looking for a particular dated sovereign or any other coin for that matter, why not get in contact with one our trained bullion dealers on 020 7240 4041.
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