|Coin||Australian Sovereign 1859|
A gold coin (22.05 mm diameter with milled edge) featuring a head of Queen Victoria facing left and wearing a wreath of banksia with the date 1859 below. The reverse features the word AUSTRALIA below a royal crown within a wreath of laurel and with the words SYDNEY MINT above and ONE SOVEREIGN below.
Head of Queen Victoria facing left and wearing a wreath of banksia in hair, which is plaited, the date 1859 below.; around, VICTORIA D: G: BRITANNIAR: REG: F: D:
||VICTORIA D : G : BRITANNIAR : REG : F : D : 1859
At centre within a laurel wreath AUSTRALIA under a royal crown; above, SYDNEY MINT; below, ONE SOVEREIGN.
||SYDNEY MINT AUSTRALIA ONE SOVEREIGN