Quarter sovereign

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The Quarter sovereign is a commemorative British coin denomination whose introduction was announced by the Royal Mint in January 2009.[1] Comprising 2 grams of 22 carat or 0.9170 fine gold, the 13.5 mm diameter quarter sovereign is the smallest modern legal tender British gold coin. It is a quarter of the weight of a sovereign with a AGW of 0.05896 troy oz.[2] As of 2019 it continues to be minted.[3][4]


  1. ^ "Quarter Sovereigns - Available February 2009". goldsovereigns.co.uk. Retrieved 2017-05-30.
  2. ^ https://www.ngccoin.com/price-guide/world/great-britain-1-4-sovereign-km-1117-2009-2014-cuid-1178912-duid-1334169
  3. ^ "Quarter-Sovereign 2017 | Gold Sovereigns | The Royal Mint". The Royal Mint. Retrieved 2017-05-30.
  4. ^ https://www.royalmint.com/our-coins/ranges/sovereign/The-Quarter-Sovereign-2019/