2021 Queen Elizabeth II 'White Greyhound of Richmond' 1/4oz 999.9 Gold Proof Coin
2021 Queen Elizabeth II 'White Greyhound of Richmond' 1/4oz 999.9 Gold Proof Coin - Box / COA
The 10th and final series release is the, The White Greyhound of Richmond was a badge of John of Gaunt, Earl of Richmond, son of Edward III. It was also used by Henry IV and by Henry VII. The Tudor double rose can be seen on the shield, one rose within another surmounted by a crown. It symbolises the union of two of the cadet houses of the Plantagenet - York and Lancaster.
Throughout The Queen's Beasts Collection, the quarter ounce gold edition has proven to be particularly popular. Finished to Proof standard, the coin is an exemplar of the world-renowned precision and attention to detail for which The Royal Mint is known.
Alloy 999.9 fine gold
Reverse Designer Jody Clark
Obverse Designer Jody Clark