1 oz 2018 Royal Mint Queen's Beasts | Red Dragon of Wales Platinum Coin
Purchase your 1 oz 2018 Queen's Beasts Red Dragon of Wales platinum coin from our store today for the lowest price online. This dazzling edition is the third in the acclaimed Queen's Beasts series, celebrating the heraldic beasts who stood guard over Elizabeth II's coronation in 1953.
The coin's reverse depicts the fearsome red dragon of Wales, which first appeared on the Welsh coat of arms in the sixth century and which has been a symbol of that country's power and pride ever since. This artful design, by Jody Clark, also incorporates a frame, bearing the year of release and the coin's title.
The obverse of the coin has been no less artfully rendered by the same artist and features a detailed portrait of Elizabeth II, in her bejewelled crown and tear-drop earrings. Elizabeth is joined on the obverse by the coin's denominational value and Elizabeth II's regal title.
The coins in this series each feature a different beast, meant to represent the 10 periods of Elizabeth II's geneology, they were originally sculpted in plaster and painted in symbolic and vibrant hues. Enjoy your own collection of heraldic beasts by enriching your holdings with the immaculate 1 oz 2018 Queen's Beasts Red Dragon of Wales platinum coin.
|Effigy of Queen Elizabeth II and the words "Elizabeth II D.G. Regina Reg Fid 100 Pounds"|
|Stylized image of a dragon holding the shield of Llewelyn the Last and the words "Red Dragon of Wales 10 oz Fine Platinum 9995 2018"|