Why purchase this impressively graded Queen's Beasts Black Bull of Clarence 1/4 oz. Gold coin?
This fifth release of The Royal Mint's Queen's Beasts collection is struck from 1/4 Troy oz. of .9999 fine gold, symbolizing the power and strength of the English monarchy with imagery of the Black Bull of Clarence, representative of the House of York.
Sensational Design by Royal Mint Coin Designer Jody Clark
The Black Bull of Clarence stands proudly on the reverse, partially hidden behind a shield depicting House of York symbolism, with a field of chain mail in the background. Inscribed "BLACK BULL OF CLARENCE" and "1/4 OZ FINE GOLD 999.9 2018."
Located on the obverse is another artistic creation by Clark, featuring the crowned portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, encircled by the inscriptions "ELIZABETH II, D.G. REG. F.D., 25 POUNDS."
Mint State 69, includes Exclusive Queen's Beasts Label
Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) received this nearly perfect example of a 2018 Great Britain 1/4 oz. Gold Queen's Beasts Black Bull of Clarence £25 Coin for grading within the first thirty days of release. The coin received the grade of Mint State 69, with the additional designation of Early Releases. The condition of the stunning coin is protected in an NGC holder adorned with ModernCoinMart's exclusive Queen's Beasts-themed certification label, depicting the image of the Lion of England as struck on the first release of the series.
Don't hesitate to add this specially labeled 2018 Black Bull of Clarence gold coin to your Queen's Beasts collection!
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Release Type:||Early Releases|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive Queen's Beasts Label|
|Display Weight:||1/4 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||7.7759 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.25 oz|
|Legal Tender:||Great Britain|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Bull Rearing Over Heraldic Shield|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Jody Clark|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Jody Clark|
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