This Pre-Owned 2017 UK Queen's Beast The Lion 1oz Silver Proof Coin is part of a new and exclusive bullion range from The Royal Mint, featuring an original reverse design. The coins reverse features a majestic lion and details the coin's weight, fineness and year-date.
The obverse design depicts the fifth portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, and the monetary denomination of £5. Both the obverse and reverse by British Coin Designer Jody Clark, creator of the latest definitive portrait of The Queen on UK coinage.
- Each coin weighs 31.10g and is 999.9 Silver.
- Minted by The Royal Mint in Llantrisant, South Wales.
- Fifth portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
- Capital Gains Tax Exempt.
- Proof Finish.
- Dimensions: Diameter: 38.61mm. Thickness: 3.00mm.
The Queen’s Beasts bullion range celebrates the British Monarchy and the centuries of fascinating heraldry that has been a part of their story.
At the coronation of Her Majesty The Queen, ten heraldic beasts stood guard. The plaster models were created for the occasion, symbolising the various strands of royal ancestry brought together in a young woman about to be crowned queen.
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