Extremely rare Queen Victoria coin has emerged for sale for £360,000

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An extremely rare Queen Victoria coin has emerged for sale for £360,000. ($500,000)<br />
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The 1839 gold 'Victoria Una and the Lion' five pounds coin shows the 20-year-old monarch, who ascended to the throne two years earlier, leading a lion which represents the British Empire.<br />
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The reverse of the coin, of which only 400 were struck, carries a portrait of Victoria's head.