The Outlaw of Sherwood Forest Stars On First Release In Myths and Legends Series
Robin Hood, the famed outlaw of Sherwood Forest. Together with his band of Merry Men he robs from the rich and gives to the poor. His exploits occurred during the time when King Richard the Lion Hearted was away fighting in the Crusades while his evil brother Prince John ruled England in his stead. One of England’s greatest legends, Robin Hood returns as the first release in the Royal Mint’s Myths and Legends series.
Exciting Design Takes Aim at the Legend of Robin Hood
Struck in a full ounce of highly pure 99.9% fine silver, this £2 legal-tender bullion coin features an exciting image of Robin perched in tree taking aim with his trusty yew longbow. Perhaps one of the world’s most expert archers, Robin was famous for winning an archery tournament by splitting his rival’s arrow with his own shot, this winning the prize of a golden arrow presented by the beautiful Maid Marian. It’s just one of the many legends of Robin Hood that have captivated fans of the nobleman-turned outlaw in stories that have been passed down from generation to generation for nearly a thousand years.
Each coin available here comes in original Gem Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) condition with razor-sharp details that are as fresh and crisp as the day it left the mint. As the first release in the Myth and Legends series, this 2021 Great Britain One-Ounce Silver Robin Hood Coin is sure to be popular among collectors and silver stackers alike.