Two kilogram gold proof Queen’s Beasts Completer coin: one of only four made!
The Queen's Beasts Collection
New additions in the Royal Mint's Queen's Beasts collection have been flying off the shelves since the first design was revealed in 2016. Coins in the series combine lifelike animals with graphic heraldic elements.
The Beasts were inspired by ten statues that stood guard during the Queen's 1953 coronation. Featuring the real and mythological beasts that appear on the coats of arms of British royal houses, the Queen's Beasts symbolise Her Majesty's noble lineage.
Each coin has been offered in a range of metals and denominations, from BU Five Pound coins to a remarkable Ten Kilo gold proof piece. We’ve been pleased to carry a wide range of the individual Beasts and several variants of the Completer coin, including 2kg edition, the second largest piece offered.
The 2021 Completer Coin
This final coin in the Queen’s Beasts series incorporates the ten heraldic beasts that featured on the previous releases, encircling a small portrait of Her Majesty the Queen. The reverse legend reads 'THE QUEEN’S BEASTS – 2021'.
As with all coins in the collection, the Completer is the work of Royal Mint designer Jody Clark. His creations are influenced by the original sculptures, studying real animals and a childhood interests in fantastic beasts.
Unusually, Clark's designs feature on both sides of this piece as he is also the artist responsible for the fifth definitive coinage portrait of Elizabeth II. The obverse inscription flags the face value of this striking coin. It reads 'ELIZABETH II · D · G · REG · F · D · 2000 POUNDS ·'
Two Kilogram Gold Coin
Struck in 2,010 grams of 999 fine gold this piece is among the largest coins offered by The Royal Mint. It measures a remarkable 150.00 millimetres across meaning you can appreciate this popular design in all its glory.
Only four of these large gold Completer coins have been offered by The Royal Mint and this is one of them.
You'll receive your 2kg Queen's Beasts coin in its original bespoke box from The Royal Mint. The coin itself is contained within a clear plastic frame to protect its flawless proof finish. Also included: a detailed information booklet and a numbered certificate of authenticity.
Precious Metal Content:
Elizabeth II (1952-2022)
£2000 / Two Thousand Pounds
Capital Gains Tax Status:
- 2kg gold proof coin
- Final release in Queen's Beasts series
- Features all ten heraldic creatures
- Limited edition presentation of just 4
- Second largest in collection
- £2000 face value
- 2010.00 grams of 999 fine gold
- 150.00 millimetre diameter
- Obverse: Jody Clark's portrait of Elizabeth II
- Original box and numbered certificate
- VAT and Capital Gains Tax free
Steeped in more than 1,100 years of history, The Royal Mint supplies all of the United Kingdom's coinage as well as currency for nations around the world. Renown for craftsmanship and thoughtful design, The Royal Mint also produces commemorative coins, favoured by investors and collectors.
A Millennia of Minting
Founded in the reign of Alfred the Great, around the year 886, The Royal Mint was originally one of several mints which were centralised to London in 1279. For more than 800 years the Mint was based at the Tower of London before moving to Royal Mint Court where it remained until the 1960s.
The Royal Mint has always been on the forefront of economic, technical and artistic innovation. Its skilled craftsmen minted coins that would reach the far corners of the British Empire, establishing the image and reputation of Britain for all whose pockets they ended up in.
In 2010 The Royal Mint became a limited company owned by Her Majesty’s Treasury. In recent years the Mint has struck medals for the 2012 London Olympic Games and opened a visitor centre, The Royal Mint Experience, in Llantrisant, Wales: the current home of The Royal Mint.
Collecting and Investing
The Royal Mint's commemorative and bullion coins – often minted to mark important national events and anniversaries – are not intended for circulation. They might look like ordinary coins but they are generally worth much more, thanks to their scarcity, finish and composition.
Most commemorative coins produced by The Royal Mint are available in a range of striking standards including Gold Proof, Silver Proof, Brilliant Uncirculated and Bullion. Some are also available in collectors sets. Gold and Silver Proof coins are minted in small numbers, making them rare and desirable.
The Royal Mint's commemorative coins are both VAT-free and Capital Gains Tax (CGT) exempt, making them an attractive and valuable investment. Whether you are diversifying your investments or simply appreciate world-class design, commemorative coins from The Royal Mint are a great buy.
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