2020 Great Britain 1 oz Gold Queen's Beasts - The White Lion - Gem Brilliant Uncirculated
This is the eighth release in a 10 coin series known as the Queen's Beasts, which began in 2016. Each coin features 1 ounce of .9999 fine gold and a stunning design of a legendary beast that stood guard at Queen Elizabeth II's coronation. This release features the White Lion of Mortimer!
DENOMINATION: £100 (100 Pounds)
MINT: Royal Mint (Great Britian)
WEIGHT: 1 troy oz
PURITY: 99.99% Fine Gold
OBVERSE FEATURES: The obverse displays an image of the Queen as well as the coin's face value (100 pounds).
REVERSE FEATURES: The Reverse features a majestic Lion, reared on its hind legs behind the shield it is gripping. The image was designed by Jody Clark and is a depiction of the White Lion commissioned for Her Majesty The Queen's coronation in 1953. On the shield is the "white rose en soleil" - an artistic depiction of a white rose encircled by the sun. Unlike the Lion of England, this Lion does not don a royal crown. You can also find the year, weight, metal purity and the words "White Lion of Mortimer" on the reverse.