Sorry, Una and the Lion is SOLD
We are proud to offer the 1839 “Una and the Lion” 5 Pounds, Proof 64 Cameo for public purchase. A rare large and valuable gold coin, a masterpiece available for serious investors and collectors.
The “Una and the Lion” is one of the most beautiful British rare gold coins ever struck and no examples have been graded higher than our PR64, only 6 remain in the world.
This coin was designed by master-engraver William Wyon and is based on the famous fairy tale of the young Una and her story of vanquishing the Dragon with the help of the knight George, with the red cross on his armour that became the symbol of England.
On the reverse of the coin, Victoria is depicted with sceptre, lion and the St. George cross.