THE QUEEN’S BEASTS 2021 UK Quarter-Ounce Silver Proof Ten-Coin Completer Set
In June 1953, Her Majesty The Queen’s coronation took place at Westminster Abbey. Greeting her upon her arrival were ten statues of heraldic creatures, which represented the ancestry of the young woman about to be crowned. Drawn from centuries of British history, each of these royal guardians symbolised noble characteristics desirable in
Recast on coins, The Queen’s Beasts Collection has celebrated each of these animals in turn and although our line-up of coronation beasts is now complete, they return for one last time, presented together as a complete ten-coin set. Finished to Proof standard and available as a two-ounce silver set, as well as a quarter-ounce silver set whose coins feature a special frosted finish, all of these coins have been newly struck and dated 2021.
Each design has been painstakingly recreated in miniature reverse proof version
- Lion of England
- Dragon of Wales
- Unicorn of Scotland
- The Griffin of Edward III
- The Black Bull of Clarence
- Falcon of Plantagenets
- Yale of Beautfort
- The White Lion of Mortimer
- The White Horse of Hanover
- The White Greyhound of Richmond
On the obverse of the coin we find the Jody Clark effigy of Queen Elizabeth II.
Beautifully presented in a black lacquered box with a booklet on the history of the Queen’s Beasts and a numbered certificate of authenticity.