British Silver The Valiant
- Debut: 2018
- Silver Purity: 99.99%
- Tax Status: No sales tax or VAT
- Mint: Royal Mint
Buy British Silver The Valiant Coins Online. British Silver the Valiant coin was manufactured in 2018. It is the first coin in its series and is currently available in a 10 ounce size.
The coin has a diameter and a thickness of 89 millimeters and 6 millimeters, respectively. With its reeded edge, the coin weighs 311.5275 grams. It has a silver fineness of 99.99%. Both sides of the coin have the Guilloche background design. On the reverse side of the 2018 10 oz British Silver Valiant coin, the image of St. George riding into battle on his horse as he faces off with a dragon. He wields a long spear with his right hand which he drives into the neck of the dragon as his horse rears up to keep him away from the grasp of the dangerous dragon. St. George was named the patron Saint of England by King Edward III in 1350 when he formed the Order of the Garter in St. George’s name. He was a Roman warrior serving bravely for Emperor Diocletian, but who was tortured and eventually beheaded for failing to recant his Christian faith in the 2nd century. At the top-right side of the coin, “10 OZ FINE SILVER 999.9” is inscribed. The year of coinage, “2018”, is engraved at the bottom of the coin.
The effigy of Queen Elizabeth II, designed by Jody Clark, is portrayed on the obverse side of the coin. Her Majesty faces the right profile of the coin wearing the crown she wore during her coronation in 1953. Beneath the effigy, the initials of Jody Clark are inscribed- “J.C”. encircling the effigy is the inscription “ELIZABETH II • D • G • REG • F • D • 10 POUNDS •”. The initials on the inscription stand for ‘Dei Gratia Regina Fidei Defensor’ meaning ‘By the Grace of God, Queen, Defender of Faith’.
The Royal Mint, a government owned mint that produces gold coins for the United Kingdom, manufactured the coin. The mint is a limited company wholly owned by Her Majesty’s Treasury. Collectors and investors can buy British Silver The Valiant Coins Online free from any taxes; sales tax or VAT.
The Royal Mint
|Country of Origin
|Pure Silver Content
1 Troy oz
999 fine silver