In stock for immediate despatch. The Queens Beasts The Black Bull of Clarence 2018 UK 1oz Silver Proof Coin: The Queens Beasts appeared together for the first time in 1953 at Her Majesty The Queens coronation and now, during its 65th anniversary, you too can own a piece of British royal history. The newest addition to The Queens Beasts Collection celebrates the majestic Bull of Clarence and its association with the Royal Family and the county of Yorkshire. The Black Bull of Clarence is synonymous with power and strength and is thought to have featured on the shields of the Yorkist army that defeated the House of Lancaster in 1461, making Edward IV the first Yorkist king of England. The bull started to appear on coins and the Royal Arms during the 1560s when Elizabeth I ordered the recoinage of all silver coins. Series: The Queens Beasts The Black Bull of Clarence. Coin Mintage in Limited Edition Presentation: 6,000. Alloy: 999 fine silver. The fourth release of 10 Queens Beasts, this features the Black Bull of Clarence a traditional symbol of British Royal Heraldry. Issued as legal tender under the authority of The United Kingdom with the latest Jody Clark effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The monetary denomination, and silver content are shown on the coins obverse. The coin is finished to proof standard and is accompanied by a numbered certificate of authenticity. Your coin is presented in a black Royal Mint Box with outer shipper. The item “2018 Royal Mint The Black Bull of Clarence UK £2 1oz Silver Proof Coin” is in sale since Sunday, May 27, 2018. This item is in the category “Coins\Coins\British\Proof Sets/Coins\2000s”. The seller is “minted-uk” and is located in Essex. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Year of Issue: 2018