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Description

Buy the 10 oz 2017 Queen's Beasts Lion of England silver coin at the best price online through our store. This coin is the first bullion 10 ounce silver coin released by the Royal Mint, and the first in a series of 10 coins.

Queen Elizabeth II's coronation in 1953 was watched over by 10 heraldic beasts, re-imagined here as the first in a series of 10 designs. The Queen's Beasts were created to represent the various branches of royal genealogy over the centuries. The lion first appeared around 1189 on the royal seal of King Richard I, later known as King Richard the Lionheart.

Unusually, both sides of this coin were executed by Jody Clark, an engraver at the Royal Mint. His effigy of the Queen is the only fifth to have graced British coins since 1953.

This unique silver coin is sure to become very collectible, order yours today!

Specifications
4715
GB
Royal Mint
Brilliant uncirculated
9999
GB
Effigy of Queen Elizabeth II and the words "Elizabeth II D.G. Regina Reg Fid 10 Pounds"
Stylized image of the Lion of England holding the shield of the Royal Family and the words "Lion of England 10 oz Fine Silver 9999 2017"
2017
88.95
5.3
GBP 10
2017
Jody Clark
10.0000

SKU

4715

Country

GB

Manufacturer

Royal Mint

Condition

Brilliant uncirculated

Purity

9999

Origin

GB

Obverse

Effigy of Queen Elizabeth II and the words "Elizabeth II D.G. Regina Reg Fid 10 Pounds"

Reverse

Stylized image of the Lion of England holding the shield of the Royal Family and the words "Lion of England 10 oz Fine Silver 9999 2017"

First Released

2017

Diameter (mm)

88.95

Average Thickness (mm)

5.3

Legal Tender

GBP 10

Year

2017

Designer

Jody Clark

Metal Weight (ozt)

10.0000
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