The Royal Mints new Myths and Legends Series continues to explore the folklore figures from the tale of Robin Hood. In the second release of the series, his faithful companion and love interest, Maid Marian, is depicted on beautiful bullion coins from the mint.
The Maid Marian release is the second of the Myths and Legends Series at the Royal Mint of England. The planned three-coin release retells the story of Robin Hood with modern coin designs. This first issue depicted the man himself, Robin Hood, drawing his arrow back in the midst of Sherwood Forest. Now, the second release captures an image depicting the important role Maid Marian played in his tale.
All of these 2022 1 oz British Maid Marian Silver Coins are available to you in Brilliant Uncirculated condition. The 1 oz silver coins in this series come with individual plastic flips, tubes of 25 silver coins, or Monster Boxes of 500 coins. The box holds 20 individual tubes of 25 coins each. Each coin comes with a new micro-dot texture in the background of the reverse.
On the obverse of 2022 British Maid Marian Silver Coins is an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majesty is shown here in the definitive fifth-generation portrait for British coins during her reign. Created in 2015, the effigy shows the Queen at the age of 89 as she wears the George IV State Diadem Crown.
The reverse face of 2022 1 oz Maid Marian Silver Coins comes with a depiction of Maid Marian. In most versions of the Robin Hood legend, Maid Marian is a woman of high social standing who takes Robin Hoods side in his battle to free the poor people of England from the tyranny of Prince John and his over-taxation of the people. Most versions of the tale portray her as an insider who provides Robin Hood and his merry men with vital information.