2019 Silver Britannia Proof Coin Commemorates Trio of Numismatic Anniversaries! In 2019, Britannia reigns supreme once again on the Royal Mints latest Silver Britannia Proof Series that features a new, one-year-only design. This years portrait of Britannia is not only a stunning portrayal of the warrior queen, its also a tribute to a series of key milestones in British numismatic history. Britannia on the coins reverse as an armed warrior leading a fierce lion into battle. Its a 180th anniversary reimaging of the famous Una & the Lion design that appeared on an 1839 coin honoring the coronation of Queen Victoria.
The young queen was depicted on that coin as Princess Una from Edmund Spensers poem The Faerie Queen. This year also marks the 1,900th anniversary of the first time Britannia appeared on Roman coinage in 119 A. Additionally, 2019 marks the 200th anniversary of Queen Victorias birth.Great Britains Royal Mint introduced its premier Gold Britannia bullion series in 1987 and followed it up 10 years later with the Silver Britannia series in 1997. Today, the Britannia coins are among the most premier names in precious metal coinage. And while the bullion edition of the Britannia has kept its same design since 2013, each year brings an exciting new design to the Britannia Proof releases and this year is no different! With a new contemporary design by one of England's rising young artists, we're proud to bring you this. 2019 Britannia Silver Kilo Proof!
CLASSIC, ENDURING DESIGN Standing steadfast in her defense of the British Isles, Britannia is the embodiment of Great Britain. She is featured on the coins reverse as an armed warrior leading a fierce lion into battle. The coins obverse depicts Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.EXPERTLY MINTED, HIGHLY PURE SILVER The 2019 Britannia Silver Proof is struck in a full kilo of highly-pure 99.9% silver by the artisans of the Royal Mint, resulting in coins that exhibit superb details and beautiful, lustrous finishes. The item "2019 Great Britain. #19 of 85 Special Minted" is in sale since Friday, June 11, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "bretta5618" and is located in Avoca, Michigan.
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