The 2014 1 oz British Silver Horse (BU) is an exciting offering by the British Royal Mint. Launching its new Shengxiao Collection, the mint has released this first coin in the series in celebration of the Chinese Zodiac Calendar and, specifically, the Year of the Horse 2014.
Every 2014 1 oz Silver British Horse is stamped with the inscriptions Year of the Horse. Coins are also stamped with the Chinese character for horse. The design of this horse is finely wrought; customers will note how the tail and horses mane appear to blow in the breeze. Depicted in mid-gallop, this silver horse, designed by artist Wuon-Gean Ho, is an outstanding BRM offering. The obverse side of the coin features Elizabeth II wearing her regal tiara. Every coin is stamped with the queens title, the face value of the coin, their .999 silver purity, and one troy ounce weight.