The gold coins in the Queen’s Beast Series include only two gold bullion options for those investing in the collection. The 1 oz gold coin is accompanied in each design release by the 1/4 oz gold coin, which is the only fractional-weight coin available in the entire Queen’s Beast Series from the Royal Mint. Right now, 2019 1/4 oz Gold British Queen’s Beast Falcon of the Plantagenets Coins are available to purchase online in perfect condition at Silver.com.
- Available in the NGC protective plastic slab!
- Sixth coin released in the Queen’s Beast Series of bullion coins!
- Availability of certified coins is limited!
- Consists of One-Quarter Troy ounce of .9999 fine gold.
- Bears a face value of £25 (GBP) backed by the government of Great Britain.
- Issued a Grade of Mint State 70 by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation.
- Early Release specimen.
- On the obverse side is the fifth-generation portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
- The reverse face includes the Falcon of the Plantagenets.
Each of the 2019 1/4 oz Gold British Queen’s Beast Falcon of the Plantagenets Coins in this listing is in perfect condition. Coins with a Mint State 70 certification from the NGC exhibit full, original mint luster with no detracting flaws of any kind. The included Early Release label means the coins were received by the NGC for certification within the first 30 days of the release date set for the coins by the Royal Mint.
The House of Plantagenet held the English throne for more than 300 years. The first King of England from this line was Henry II who ascended to the throne and ruled for 35 years until his death. The final King of England from the House of Plantagenet was Richard III who ruled for just two years and was killed in battle at Bosworth Field in the decisive battle in the Wars of the Roses.
On the reverse of 2019 1/4 oz Gold British Queen’s Beast Falcon Coins is the image of a White Falcon supporting the shield and royal arms of Edward III. The shield includes a white falcon upon it that is clutching a fetterlock. The open fetterlock is a symbol of a legitimate claim to the throne of England.
The obverse of 2019 1/4 oz Gold British Queen’s Beast Coins features the image of Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majesty is depicted here in right-profile relief in a fifth-generation design created in July 2015 by Jody Clark. This latest effigy of the Queen debuted on British coinage starting with 2016 date marks.
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