The Royal Tudor Beasts Seymour Unicorn 2oz Silver Coin, a tribute to the regal statues that have graced the entrance of Hampton Court Palace since the reign of Henry VIII. As we progress in this symbolic journey, the fourth coin introduces us to the mesmerising Seymour Unicorn, a creature synonymous with purity and innocence.
Historically chosen to signify hopes of fertility, the Seymour Unicorn served as a poignant emblem for Henry VIII and his third wife, Jane Seymour, expressing their aspirations for a son and heir. Today, the emblem has been reimagined, brought to life with a dynamic design by the illustrious David Lawrence. Not just a visual treat, the design incorporates state-of-the-art security enhancements, ensuring the coin’s authenticity and value.
The phrase “Ancient Heraldry Meets Modern Investment” couldn’t be more fitting. This limited edition Seymour Unicorn is meticulously struck in fine silver, all meeting the esteemed bullion standard. As both a collector’s dream and a savvy investment, this coin is a convergence of historical reverence and contemporary appeal.
Dive into the legacy of the Tudors, and enrich your collection with a coin that carries with it tales of hope, legacy, and timeless artistry.
What are the Queens Beasts?
The Queen’s Beasts are ten legendary creatures who symbolise the historic ancestry of Her Majesty The Queen. As a set of ten statues, each statue bears the shield or crest of the family they represented. They all stood guard outside Westminster Abbey in 1953 during the coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. As The Queen’s Beasts Collection, their mythical stories have been reimagined for the twenty-first century in a series of ten popular coin designs by the celebrated designer Jody Clark.