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2018 Great Britain 2 oz Silver Queen's Beasts - Unicorn of Scotland £5 Coin NGC GEM BU First Day of Issue First Day of Issue Label

2018 Great Britain 2 oz Silver Queen's Beasts - Unicorn of Scotland £5 Coin NGC GEM BU FDI First Day of Issue Label
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Why order this £5 British 2018 2 oz Silver Queen's Beasts Unicorn of Scotland

This 2 oz Silver 2018 £5 British Unicorn of Scotland is part of the fourth issue in the Royal Mint's Queen's Beasts collection. The series will include ten coins in total, each one bearing the image of a creature that was represented in statue form at the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Struck from .9999 fine silver, this piece is a great choice as a standalone coin or as the beginning or continuation of a Queen's Beasts collection.

Artistic Unicorn of Scotland design by Jody Clark

The Royal Mint enhanced Jody Clark's portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, which is now standard on British coinage, with a new guilloche design. The monarch's effigy shows her wearing the same headpiece that she wore at her coronation, the Royal Diamond Diadem.

The reverse, which was also the work of Clark, features two symbols of Scotland. The larger one is the unicorn for which the coin is named, while the second is a lion rampant, which is featured on a shield that the unicorn balances.

GEM Brilliant Uncirculated First Day of Issue

This coin was struck sharply and has above average eye appeal according to the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC), which labeled it GEM Brilliant Uncirculated. NGC also indicated that this coin went through an exclusive submission process that enabled it to earn First Day of Issue certification.

Don't miss your chance to own this 2 oz Silver 2018 £5 Great Britain Queen's Beasts Unicorn of Scotland.


Year of Issue:2018
Mint:Royal Mint
Grading Service:NGC
Grade:GEM BU
Release Type:First Day of Issue
Finish:Mint State
Label/Signature:First Day of Issue Label
Composition:Silver
Purity:0.9999
Display Weight:2 oz
Weight in Grams:62.207 g
Weight in Ounces:2 oz
Diameter:38.61 mm
Edge Type:Milled
Country:Great Britain
Legal Tender:Great Britain
Currency:Pound
Denomination:5
Obverse Design:Queen Elizabeth II Portrait
Reverse Design:Unicorn Leaping Over Shield
Reverse Designer/Engraver:Jody Clark
Obverse Designer/Engraver:Jody Clark