The Plantagenets were one of the longest-ruling houses in the history of the British crown. The dynasty started with Henry II in 1154 and ended at the Battle of Bosworth Field in 1485 with the death of Richard III. The Falcon of the Plantagenets was a popular seal of the ruling house and originated with King Edward III. Right now, 2019 1 oz British Gold Queens Beast of Falcon of the Plantagenets Coin is available to purchase online from Wallace Precious Metals with NGC certification.
- Arrives inside of a protective plastic slab from the NGC!
- 6th design in the Queens Beast Series!
- Limited availability of certified coins!
- Contains 1 Troy oz of .9999 pure gold.
- Bears a face value of 100 (GBP) backed by the government of Great Britain.
- Issued a Grade of Mint State 69 by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation.
- On the obverse is Queen Elizabeth II.
- The reverse includes the seal of King Edward III.
Each of the 2019 1 oz British Gold Queens Beast Falcon of the Plantagenets coins in this listing earned a near-perfect certification. A Mint State 69 gold coin exhibits full, original mint luster with a minimum of two minor detracting flaws. Examples of acceptable flaws at this certification level include minuscule contact marks or hairlines found only outside of the primary focal areas.
The House of Plantagenets came to the throne of England from the Anjou region of France, with King Henry II reigning as the first monarch from that house. The line continued for over 300 years and ended with the conclusion of the Wars of the Roses and King Richard IIIs defeat in battle.
On the reverse of 2019 1 oz British Gold Falcon of the Plantagenets Coins is the seal of King Edward III. The design includes a white falcon above the shield with a second white falcon featured on the shield itself clutching an open fetterlock. The fetterlock was a symbol of ones rightful claim to the throne when in the open position.
The obverse of 2019 1 oz British Gold Queens Beast Coins includes the right-profile portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. The fifth-generation design, it depicts Her Majesty with the Royal Diadem crown. The background field of the coin has a guilloche design element that resembles braided rope.
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|Mint Mark||Not Shown|
|Face Value||100 GBP|
|Issuing Country||Great Britain|
|Obverse Designer||Jody Clak|
|Reverse Designer||Jody Clark|
|Capsule Size||33 mm|
|Packaging Type||NGC Plastic Slab|
|Weight||1 Troy Ounce|
|Shipping||Free Shipping on Orders Over $99|