Silver Ounce (1 oz), Bullion, Coin Type from Ascension Island - detailed information

Silver Ounce (1 oz), Bullion, Coin Type from Ascension Island (issued 2022 - )
Coin TypeSilver Ounce (1 oz), Bullion

Ascension Island is a small island in the South Atlantic Ocean which is part of the British overseas territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha. The currency of the island is the Saint Helena pound, fixed at parity with the pound sterling. The island has authorised some private mints to issue coins under its jurisdiction, which come in a variety of sizes - including in the popular silver ounce (1 oz silver) format, usually denominated as £2.

The coins are considered "bullion", since they are issued at prices comparable to the intrinsic value of their precious metal content.

Obverse
Ascension Island / Silver Ounce (1 oz), Bullion - obverse photo

Effigy and legend of the ruling British monarch, face value, date of issue.

Obverse Inscription Legend of the monarch, face value, date
Reverse
Ascension Island / Silver Ounce (1 oz), Bullion - reverse photo

Various designs as listed individually below.

Reverse Inscription 1 oz 999 SILVER
EdgeMilledEdge InscriptionNone
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Silver Ounce (1 oz), Bullion: Details
CountryAscension Island
CurrencySaint Helena Pound, Ascension Island
From2022
Face Value2 (x Pound)
CurrentYes
Material0.999 Silver
Designer
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
OrientationMedal Alignment (Axis 0)
Size38.6100 mm
Mass31.1000 g