The Lion of England 2017 UK. One Ounce Silver Proof Coin of 999 fine silver finished to Proof standard. Limited Edition Presentation: 8,500.
The Lion of England Queen’s Beast is the crowned golden lion of England which has been one of the supporters of the Royal Arms since the accession of James I in 1603. It is supporting a shield showing the Arms of the United Kingdom as they have been since Queen Victoria came to the throne in 1837. In the first and last quarters of the shield are the lions of England. The lion and treasure of Scotland appear in the second, and the harp of Ireland is in the third.
In 2014, the Royal Canadian Mint will be kicking off a new biannual series as a follow-up to their very popular wildlife series: the Birds of Prey. The first issue, released in February, focuses on the peregrine falcon. There will be a total of four different Canadian bird of prey designs released in two years. With the .9999-fine Silver purity, face value CAD 5, articulate bird design and low mintage, the Canadian Birds of Prey 1 oz Silver Coins are sure to be a hit with bullion enthusiasts and coin collectors alike.
The American Eagle – Liberty Silver Coin celebrates the friendship of France and United States of America established during the American Revolution. The Statue of Liberty completed her 100th year on October 28, 1986. The Statue standing with its head held high is the perfect example of freedom and democracy as well as this international friendship that was established long ago.
Each coin in this series features a common obverse (heads) with the 1932 portrait of George Washington. The 2014 reverse (tails) of these coins honor the sites below: (1) the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Tennessee, (2) The Shenandoah National Park in Virginia, (3) The Arches National Park in Utah, (4) The Great Sand Dunes National Park in Colorado, and (5) The Everglades National Park in Florida.
A fine silver £20 coin 2013 with the famous design of St George and the Dragon. The first ever UK £20 coin. Limited issue in 999/1000 pure silver. Issue Limit 250,000. Weight 15.71g. Diameter 27mm. Quality Brilliant Uncirculated.