In the new Queen's Virtues series, the St. Helena Development Authority and the East India Company have introduced allegorical figures symbolizing Queen Victoria, known as the Queen's Virtues. These allegorical figures reflect the characteristics of the female figure of Queen Victoria during her reign.
The reverse of the 2022 St. Helena Queen's Virtue and Truth silver coin features a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. Elizabeth II is the great-granddaughter of Queen Victoria and the longest reigning monarch in British history. The portrait was designed by Rafael Makhlov in 1985, and the background depicts the eternal image of Elizabeth II in relief.
Consisting of 1 oz of 9999 Pure Gold
- Obverse: Features a depiction of the winged goddess Victoria holding a mirror in her right hand and comforting a small child holding the Victor's palm, the East India Company logo along with the words "TRUTH CONQUERS ALL"
- Reverse: Features a left profile relief early effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II wearing the George IV state diadem, her name, the country and year of issue, face value along with the metal weight, purity and type
- Sovereign currency backed by the St. Helena government
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