THE QUEEN’S VIRTUES – TRUTH .999 Silver Proof Coin 2021 St Helena 1oz silver coin
The second coin in this magnificent series represents Truth, the principle of being and acting truthfully. The allegorical personification of Truth is depicted as a glad-winged figure, holding a mirror in her right arm, symbolic of self-truth. Between her stands a child bearing a palm-branch, whom she comforts demonstrating the role of us all to protect the innocent
Taking its inspiration from the allegorical figure of the virtue of Truth as depicted on the Victoria Memorial situated outside Buckingham Palace, the second design in the series features the Latin words, “vincit omnia veritas” meaning “truth conquers all things.
Features a design inspired by the six virtues found on the Victoria Memorial
The obverse carries the Ian Rank Broadley effigy of Queen Elizabeth II on it, and is issued under the authority of St Helena.
It comes presented in an elegant collector’s box and is limited to only 2500 pieces. A certificate of authenticity is enclosed.