2018 Great Britain 2 oz Silver Queen's Beasts (Unicorn of Scotland) Coin NGC MS 70 ER
2018 Great Britain 2 oz Silver Queen's Beast (Unicorn of Scotland) Coin NGC MS 70 ER
This 2018 Great Britain 2 oz Silver Queen's Beast (Unicorn of Scotland) Coin NGC MS 70 ER is the latest edition in the highly-praised Queen’s Beasts series from the British Royal Mint. The magnificent Queen’s Beasts series was introduced by the British Royal Mint in 2016 with the “Lion of England”.
This coin program features the ten beasts that stood at the Queen’s coronation and each one supports a badge of arms of a family associated with the ancestry of Queen Elizabeth II. The first issue was followed by the “Griffin of Edward III” and the “Red Dragon of Wales” coin, and the mint will also feature the Black Bull of Clarence, the Falcon of the Plantagenets, the Yale of Beaufort, the White Lion Mortimer, and the White Horse of Hanover.
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 Unicorn of Scotland has been brought to life in a contemporary design by prestigious Royal Mint coin designer Jody Clark, who created the current coinage portrait of Her Majesty.
This coin was certified by NGC as Mint State 70 within the first 30 days after the official release, meaning this coin has no post-production imperfections at 5x magnification.
- Made from .9999 pure silver with a weight of 2 oz.
- Produced by the British Royal Mint.
- Struck with a £5 (GBP) face value.
- NGC MS 70 - Coin with no post-production imperfections at 5x magnification.
- Coin comes in NGC holder with Early Releases label.
- Obverse: Features the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II. Inscriptions: “Elizabeth II”, “D.G. REG F.D” (Queen by the Grace of God) and the denomination.
- Reverse: Showcases a stylized image of the Unicorn of Scotland. Engravings: “2018”, along with the purity and weight.
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5 STARS(Posted on 11/13/2017)
Queen's Beasts is stunning series. Look forward to every new release.(Posted on 11/10/2017)