2017 Silver Great Britain Queen’s Beasts (The Griffin) 2 oz (10 Coins)

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2017 Silver Great Britain Queen's Beasts (The Griffin) 2 oz (10 Coins)

2017 Silver Great Britain Queen's Beasts (The Griffin) 2 oz (10 Coins)
NTR Lunar Series 10 oz Bars. First Spouse 1/2 oz Gold Coin. Buffalo Gold PCGS Graded. Coins Remembered / Gift Ideas. “Birds of Prey” Gift Box. World Lunar Series Sets. Presidential Dollar Proof Set. State Quarters Complete Set. Perth Lunar Goat Gift Box. Sacagawea Dollar Proof Set. Morgan Dollar PCGS Graded. 2017 Silver Great Britain Queen’s Beasts (The Griffin) – 2 oz (10 Coins). 2017 Silver Great Britain Queen’s Beasts (The Griffin)? 2 oz (10 Coins). In this highly praised new series, the Royal Mint has once again proven its impeccable dedication to producing British coinage that faithfully represents the nation’s rich heritage. With this second release in the Queen’s Beasts series, the 2017 2 oz. 9999 fine silver Queen’s Beasts Griffin silver coin most certainly demonstrates the finest of craftsmanship. Second in the ten-coin series, highly respected engraver, Jody Clark was selected to design the Queen’s Beasts Griffin. The intricate detail captured on the image is nothing short of inspiring. Contributing greatly to the decades of British heritage represented in the 10 original painted-plaster statues of 1953, this magnificent coin has been very well received. Minted in high relief with highest purity and 2 oz weight, this silver bullion coin has become a highly treasured favorite among collectors and precious metals investors world-wide. The coin’s obverse displays Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and the 5 pounds face value. Quite interestingly, the Queen’s portrait was also designed by Jody Clark and adopted into British coinage since 2016. The reverse displays the highly detailed, majestic griffin, clutching a shield with its claws as its wings spread high to the sky, with its long tail wrapped trailing behind. Inscriptions include “Griffin of Edward III, ” the coin’s weight, purity and year encircling the griffin at the rim. Second edition of a series of ten coins. Contains 2 troy oz of. Obverse: Displays Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and the 5 pounds face value. Reverse: Features a majestic griffin, clutching a shield with its claws as its wings spread high. 5 pound face value. Individual coins come in protective plastic flips. Sovereign coin backed by the British government. The Griffin of Edward III Queen’s Beasts is an ancient mythical beast. It was considered a beneficent creature, signifying courage and strength combined with guardianship, vigilance, swiftness and keen vision. It was closely associated with Edward III who engraved it on his private seal. The shield shows the Round Tower of Windsor Castle (where Edward III was born) with the Royal Standard flying from the turret, enclosed by two branches of oak surmounted by the royal crown. Edward III is seen as the most significant monarch of the English Middle Ages and has, as such, played a major role in British history. During his lifetime, he was also known as Edward of Windsor. The Griffin was already associated with Edward III by his contemporaries and was even a part of his personal seal. Originally, the Griffin held a shield depicting Windsor Castle. This is a further direct link with Elizabeth II, whose family have borne the name of Windsor since 1917, after the family’s residence to the west of London. The Queen’s Beasts are ten heraldic statues depicting the genealogy of Queen Elizabeth II. The statues were created by the British sculptor James Woodford in 1953 for the Queen? S coronation, and temporarily set up in front of the western annex to Westminster Abbey – the coronation church of the British monarchy. Today, the almost 2 meter high painted plaster figures are on display in the Canadian Museum of History in Ottawa. The item “2017 Silver Great Britain Queen’s Beasts (The Griffin) 2 oz (10 Coins)” is in sale since Thursday, September 07, 2017. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Europe\UK (Great Britain)\Commemorative”. The seller is “boldpreciousmetals” and is located in Austin, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.
2017 Silver Great Britain Queen's Beasts (The Griffin) 2 oz (10 Coins)

2016 Great Britain Silver Britannia £2 1 oz BU Ten 10 Coins

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2016 Great Britain Silver Britannia £2 1 oz BU Ten 10 Coins
2016 Great Britain Silver Britannia £2 1 oz BU Ten 10 Coins
2016 Great Britain Silver Britannia £2 1 oz BU Ten 10 Coins

2016 Great Britain Silver Britannia £2 1 oz BU Ten 10 Coins
Britannia has assumed the status of an immortal having been an enduring feature of British coinage for almost 300 years. What more appropriate subject, therefore, to grace coins that were to appeal to international bullion markets yet be immediately identifiable as British? She therefore was featured on the first gold Britannia coins in 1987 and, ten years later, on the first silver bullion Britannia coins. The Silver Britannia has a purity level at. 999 fine and are minted at The Royal Mint. Coin Designs Obverse: Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, along with the face value Reverse: Showcases Britannia holding a trident and shield so closely associated with British nationalism and pride. The “Stock Images” used in this Description are an indicator of the quality of the item you will receive. The actual item you will receive is guaranteed to be as described and depicted. Diameter: 38.61 mm. Weight: 1.0000 troy oz. Powered by Solid Commerce The All-in-One Listing, Inventory & Order Management Solution. The item “2016 Great Britain Silver Britannia £2 1 oz BU Ten 10 Coins” is in sale since Monday, November 16, 2015. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins”. The seller is “liberty.coin” and is located in Huntington Beach, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Composition: Silver
  • Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated
  • Strike Type: Business
  • Mint Location: Royal Mint
  • Year: 2016
  • Denomination: £2

2016 Great Britain Silver Britannia £2 1 oz BU Ten 10 Coins