The 2019 10 oz Queen’s Beasts Unicorn Silver Coin is the latest release from the world famous Royal Mint. Weighing an impressive 10 ounces of pure .9999 fine silver the coin is a must have for any serious collector and the coin is destined to be a sell-out.
The 10 oz Unicorn silver coin is a superb coin from the Royal Mint, whose outstanding quality and workmanship is recognised throughout the world and is the latest addition to the Queen’s Beast series, whose inspiration comes from the mythical creatures that illustrate the monarchy’s history.
The 2019 10 oz silver Unicorn of Scotland is a magnificent coin and on the reverse features the Unicorn tethered by a crown and chain as it rears over a shield bearing the Lion Rampant of Scotland. The striking guilloche background makes the design even more impressive.
The obverse of the 2019 10 oz Queen’s Beasts Unicorn silver coin carries a portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II by artist Jody Clark.
The Queen’s Beasts are the ten statues which stood guard for the Queen’s Coronation as chiselled by James Woodford RA in 1953. The Queen’s Beasts are still standing, but are currently housed at the Canadian Museum of History in Quebec, Canada and the stone replicas can be found in Kew Gardens.
When Her Majesty The Queen was crowned in 1953, the entrance to Westminster Abbey was guarded by ten fantastical creatures and the coins were minted to celebrate and symbolise the centuries-long tradition. The Queen’s Beasts coin collection started in the year 2016, the year Her Majesty the Queen became the world’s longest reigning living monarch.
As legal UK currency the coin is Capital Gains Tax exempt (CGT free).
Order 2019 10 oz Queen’s Beasts Unicorn Silver Coin now to avoid disappointment and add a must have coin to your collection.