2018 Great Britain 1 oz Gold Queen's Beasts (Unicorn of Scotland) Coin .9999 Fine BU
2018 Great Britain 1 oz Gold Queen's Beast (Unicorn of Scotland) Coin .9999 Fine BU
This superb 2018 Great Britain 1 oz Gold Queen's Beast (Unicorn of Scotland) Coin is the fourth release in the world-famous Queen’s Beasts series from the exceptional British Royal Mint.
Introduced by the British Royal Mint in 2016, the magnificent Queen’s Beasts series carries the images of the ten beasts that stood guard at the coronation of the Queen, each of them supporting the badges of arms of the families associated with Her Majesty’s ancestry.
The first three coins issued in the series were the “Lion of England”, “Griffin of Edward III” and “Red Dragon of Wales”, and the program will also feature the “Black Bull of Clarence”, “Falcon of the Plantagenets”, “Yale of Beaufort”, “White Lion Mortimer”, “White Horse of Hanover”, and the “Unicorn of Scotland”. This release showcases a stylized design of the Unicorn of Scotland - a mythical beast that was said to have healing abilities, this horned horse was chosen by William I (William the Lion) in the Scottish Coat of Arms starting in the 12th century.
The reverse depicts the Unicorn of Scotland. This magic animal is shown standing on its rear legs with its front hooves dangling over the royal badge of England, which includes an image of the Lion of England.
The obverse features the latest effigy of Queen Elizabeth II, the same portrait as seen on all coins in the British Queen’s Beast Collection. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is captured in right-profile relief., this artwork created in 2015 by Royal Mint engraver Jody Clark.
- Made from .9999 fine gold with a weight of 1 oz.
- Produced by the notable Royal Mint.
- Comes in Brilliant Uncirculated Condition.
- Individual coin comes in a plastic flip. Multiples shipped in 10-coin mint roll.
- Struck with a £100(GBP) face value.
- 4th coin issued in the popular Queen’s Beasts series.
- UK legal tender coin backed by the UK Government.
- Obverse: Features the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II. Inscriptions: “Elizabeth II”, “D.G. REG F.D” (Queen by the Grace of God) and the coin’s denomination.
Reverse: Showcases a stylized image of the Unicorn of Scotland. Engravings: “2018”, along with the purity and weight.
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Queen's Beasts is one of my favorite series! Great coins!(Posted on 11/15/2017)
Beautiful design, perfect quality, must have for any collection.(Posted on 10/12/2017)
I can't get enough of the Queen's Beast series. Such beautiful designs and a great way to expand my collection. I can always count on Bullion Exchanges to carry these incredible coin series with such fast shipping and great customer service. Thanks!(Posted on 10/1/2017)
That was a surprise to see this amazing coin available as soon after it was officially available. Thank you BE. The coin design as nice as other Beasts.(Posted on 9/26/2017)
Beautiful coin as all coins in Queen's Beasts series. Cannot wait to add it to my portfolio. Well done Royal Mint.(Posted on 9/21/2017)
Excellent new Queen's Beasts coin with a wonderful design! Looking forward to receiving it at the beginning of October.(Posted on 9/20/2017)