2018 Great Britain 10 oz Silver BU Queen's Beasts Red Dragon of Wales in mint capsule. Contains 10 Troy oz of. Arrives inside of a protective capsule! Design in the bullion Queens Beast Series!
9999 pure silver in BU condition. Issued a face value of 10 (GBP) by Britain. Obverse includes the fifth-generation portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
Reverse features the Red Dragon of Wales with the arms of Llewelyn ap Griffith. The Red Dragon of Wales is one of the oldest beasts to feature in British heraldry. Dragons are spoken of in mythical terms in legends around the world.
For Europeans, the dragon was a frightening beast, but revered by some as strong, wise, and powerful. The first mention of dragons in Wales came in the 6. At this time, the dragon was known as the red dragon of Cadwallader, who was known as the legendary king of Gwynedd. Owen Tudor is responsible for bringing the dragon into the Royal Arms through his grandson, the man who would become King Henry VII.
His troops carried the fiery red dragon standard into battle at the Battle of Bosworth when Henry secured the crown of England. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "nikewind99" and is located in this country: US.This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay, Philippines, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands.