Ceylon Sovereigns Exonumia

A web display of high resolution color images of Sovereigns minted in Ceylon or Sri Lanka in the LakdivaCoin collection with edited information from various sources.

These sovereigns which are strictly not legal tender, and are now Bullion with no fixed denomination. They are used for presentation and financial reward for services and will always have the intrinsic melt value of the Gold. The Numismatic collector value could be significantly larger.

British Colonial Period

Post Independence Period

  * Central Bamk of Sri Lanka- Long Service Medal sovereign minted since 1975

  * Sri Lanka Department of Wildlife Conservation 50th Anniversary Medal sovereign minted in 1999