A total silver weight of 20. Each comes encapsulated and with a numbered COA.Currently, Anne Stokes is one of the top fantasy artists in the world creating eye-catching, striking designs. Series captures a selection of her awe-inspiring dragons in. Master Sculptor Luigi Badia is credited with creating sculpts that give the images a three-dimensional appearance. Coins have been struck at Osborne Coinage, America's oldest private mint. Included in the series are: Friend or Foe, Kindred Spirits, Noble Dragon, Water Dragon. FIRST IN THE SERIES FRIEND OR FOE. Premiering the Anne Stokes Dragons series as the first coin is Friend or Foe.
Portrayed on this stunning round are an enormous dragon with large horns and spikes and a beautiful, fur-cloaked woman in a blue dress. The dragon has a fierce, dangerous appearance, yet the female stands confidently beside him as though if the two are friends.
While the female embraces the dragon under his powerful jaw, she rests her head against his. The pair stare off into the distance with the night sky illuminated behind them. THE SECOND IN THE SERIES IS KINDRED SPIRITS. The art depicts a young, fair-haired maiden of royal position meeting with a dragon that is wrapped securely around a tree. The maiden rests her hand on the dragon's tail while the two gaze knowingly at each other.
A jeweled, spike-antlered crown adorns the maiden's head while the dragon also has spiked horns on its head. Both the maiden's dress and the colorization of the dragon are the same hue of green. THE THIRD IN THE SERIES PORTRAYS THE ART PIECE NOBLE DRAGON. A magnificent dragon with large claws and spiked tail is depicted in a powerful stance high up on a rocky vantage point. With its head and wings raised upward, the dragon projects an inferno of flames from its massive jaws.
Backgrounded in the dark sky, other dragons can be seen flying in the distance. THE FOURTH IN THE SERIES IS WATER DRAGON. One of Anne Stokes most popular works of art. An exotic dark-haired elven princess wades waist deep in water with the pillars of an ancient temple behind her.Just lifted from the water and still dripping, her hands clutch a small blue water dragon. The dragon coils its tail around her wrist while looking curiously at her as she stares back. Reverse: Features an iconic dragon design by Anne Stokes. It portrays an overhead view of a grand, open-winged dragon. Encircled perfectly by its wingspan are the dragon's turned, uplifted head and curved, spiked tail.
Across the top of the. It reads the text Anne Stokes Dragons while the bottom center text displays weight and purity. The fantasy art of Anne Stokes features life-like portrayals of art themes ranging from the romantic and mystical to the dark underworld of gothic subjects.
Originally from London, England, Anne started her career as a merchandise designer for bands including the Rolling Stones and Queen. Many celebrities and musicians have worn her designs. In addition, Anne worked as a sculptor and jewelry designer producing items specifically for Harry Potter and Terry Pratchett's Discworld. Anne Stokes then became a full-time, freelance illustrator working on book, game and record products including producing concept art and illustrations for Dungeons and Dragons. Today Anne continues to produce and expand the ranges of her highly acclaimed artwork.This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "bl-5760" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.