regret is that they have only been available in MS-69 and not 70.
I've learned to live with it and love the coins.
Why should you make this 2018 Great Britain 2 oz. Silver Proof Queen's Beasts - The Black Bull of Clarence Coin a part of your collection?
Inspired by the Queen's ten heraldic beasts that stood outside of Westminster Abbey during Queen Elizabeth II coronation, the Royal Canadian Mint has released the Queen's Beasts series that feature each one of the beasts. The Black Bull of Clarence is the fourth beast to be featured and is depicted rearing behind his coat of arms.
Featuring the Black Bull of Clarence
The obverse was created by Jody Clark and features the fifth-definitive portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
Depicted on the reverse is the Black Bull of Clarence. The design was created by Jody Clark and features the bull rearing on its hind legs behind a coat of arms.
Graded Mint State 69 by NGC
This coin was certified as Mint State 69 (MS69) Early Releases (ER) by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC), this means that the coin was graded within the first thirty days of its release and is a well-struck coin with only minimal faults. The coin is presented with a Queen's Beasts Label available only with MCM.
Purchase your Proof 2 oz. Silver Queen's Beasts - the Black Bull of Clarence Coin today!
This 2018 Great Britain 2 oz Silver Queen's Beasts - The Black Bull of Clarence £5 Coin NGC MS69 ER Exclusive Queen’s Beasts Label is proudly minted by the Royal Mint. The Royal Mint boasts over 1000 years of experience. Today it strikes coins and medals for over 50 countries each year.
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Release Type:||Early Releases|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive Queen's Beasts Label|
|Display Weight:||2 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||62.207 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||2 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|
The Royal Mint announced a new series of bullion silver and gold coins in 2016, commemorating the ten Queen's Beasts statues created for Elizabeth II's coronation. Followed by a Proof version of the series launched in December 2016, these coins have become a worldwide hit with collectors and precious metal stackers around the globe!