The Quarter ounce gold Sovereign coin is official legal tender of Saint Helena. The reverse of the coin features the beautiful shield with heraldic elements of England, Ireland, and Scotland. The Royal Arms of England features three lions to represent the three areas England, Normandy, and Aquitaine. The lion represents bravery and valor. Ireland is represented by the royal coat of arms the stringed Argent, a gold harp with silver strings. Scotland coat of arms dates back to the 12th century. The lion often described as "the ruddy lion ramping in his field of treasured gold." The spade-shaped shield is placed on a bed of Tudor roses. All surrounded by the inscription - DIRIGE DEUS GRESSUS MEOS - MAY GOD DIRECT MY STEPS. The obverse bears the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by internationally renowned sculptor Raphael Maklouf, the issuing country St. Helena, the denomination £25, the coin's weight of .25 ounce, fineness of. 9999 gold, and the year date.
This is a premium coin, meaning its value is tied to factors other than the value of the spot price of the precious metal it contains. Valuation factors include, but are not limited to, speculative interest, collector and investor demand, available supply, industry promotions, perceived value, economic conditions, and other factors we deem relevant. The value assigned to this coin at any given time may vary from retailer to retailer and Augusta cannot guarantee another retailer will value this premium coin at the same rate as Augusta would in any given circumstance. Augusta cannot guarantee buy-back of any item it sells and cannot guarantee another retailer will purchase this premium coin. For up-to-date market pricing and availability, please contact us directly.
Augusta cannot guarantee, and makes no representation, that any metals purchased by a customer will appreciate at all or appreciate sufficiently to make a profit, and there is no certainty that any metals can be sold for a profit. The future value of the coins you purchase cannot be predicted. You could lose money. Don't purchase Augusta products with money you can't afford to lose. Prices may rise and fall over time or rapidly. Past performance of any coin does not guarantee future results. Premium coins are sold for more than the spot price of the precious metal they contain. Augusta's sale prices and buy-back prices are determined and controlled by Augusta. The value assigned to the coins you purchase at any given time may vary from retailer to retailer and Augusta cannot guarantee another retailer will value the coins at the same rate as Augusta would in any given circumstance. Augusta cannot guarantee buy-back of any item it sells and cannot guarantee another retailer will purchase coins purchased through Augusta. Augusta cannot guarantee another retailer will value a premium coin at the same rate as Augusta would in any given circumstance. This purchase is speculative and unregulated.