2021 Queen's Beasts Quarter Ounce Gold Proof 10 Coin Set
Designed by artist Jody Clark, this gold proof coin set contains all ten Queen's Beasts coins.
Issued with a reverse frosted finish, each gold coin weighs 7.8 grams and has a face value of £25. The coins are struck in 999.9 fine gold (24 carat) and contain 0.25 troy ounces of the precious metal. The total gold content of the set is 2.5 troy ounces.
These incredibly sought-after sets have a limited edition presentation of only 250.
The Queen's Beasts are a series of ten statues that were created for Elizabeth II's coronation at Westminster Abbey in 1953. They combine heraldic elements and mythical creatures which form a part of the Queen's royal ancestry. The Royal Mint launched their Queen's Beasts bullion range in 2016. Both the obverse and reverse of the coins were designed by Royal Mint engraver, Jody Clark.
The obverse features the fifth definitive coinage portrait of HM The Queen by Jody Clark. The text reads:
ELIZABETH II · D · G · REG · F · D · 25 POUNDS
The reverse of the coins were also design by Jody Clark. Each coin features a beast, holding a shield. The beasts are:
Lion of England
Unicorn of Scotland
Red Dragon of Wales
Black Bull of Clarence
Falcon of the Plantagenets
Yale of Beaufort
White Lion of Mortimer
White Horse of Hanover
White Greyhound of Richmond
Griffin of Edward III
|Weight / Size||0.25 Ounce|
|Gold Weight Troy Ounces||2.5|
|Fineness / Carat||0.999 Fine|
|Obverse Designer||Jody Clark|
|Reverse Designer||Jody Clark|
|Issuing Monarch||Elizabeth II (1952 - Date)|
|Mint / Brand||The Royal Mint|
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