Authenticated and protected and graded! Dragons of Legend - Red Welsh Dragon 2012 1oz Silver Proof Coin.
The first release features the Red Welsh dragon. The red dragon emblem was most likely introduced into Britain by the Romans. Accounts suggest that when the legions departed, Welsh Britons under the red dragon fought Saxon invaders. History tells us that Welsh-born future Henry VII flew a red dragon standard during the Wars of the Roses, and that it subsequently appeared in the Tudor Royal Arms.
After centuries of powerful association, the red dragon or'Y Ddraig Goch' became the official symbol of Wales in 1901 and since 1959 it has adorned the national flag. Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver. Struck from 99.9% pure silver in proof quality with excellent appearance. The coin's reverse portrays a red coloured dragon amid dramatic mountain scenery. Included on the reverse are the words RED WELSH DRAGON.Issued as Tuvalu legal tender, the coin's obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the year-date and the monetary denomination. No more than 5,000 coins were released. This coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity. Australian Lunar silver proof coin is housed in stylish black and red display cases. The case comes in an illustrated shipper. As well as appealing to silver proof coin collectors, this outstanding release also make great gifts for people born in any year'ruled' by the Chinese lunar dragon. George Dragon, Bulgarian Three-Headed Dragon, European Green Dragon.
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