Why add this brilliant uncirculated 2022 Ascension Island 1 oz. Silver Modern Masters Jody Clark St. George and the Dragon coin to your collection?
The Commonwealth Mint’s Modern Masters series features newly designed interpretations of the iconic 1817 British Gold Sovereign St. George and the Dragon image created by Benedetto Pistrucci. The series showcases the work of three of today’s most prominent numismatic artists: Great Britain’s Jody Clark, South Africa’s Natanya Van Niekerk, and John Mercanti of the United States. The first release of the series as adorned with a design by Jody Clark. The Head of Design at the Commonwealth Mint since May 2020, Mr. Clark is credited with the fifth and final definitive coinage effigy of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, which is present on the obverse of the series’ releases.
- This 2022 Jody Clark St. George and the Dragon coin contains 1 oz. of .999 fine silver.
- The 38.6 mm diameter coin features an exquisite brilliant uncirculated finish.
- The coin is issued as legal tender of Ascension Island with a two pound face value.
- Each release of the Modern Masters series is available only from ModernCoinMart.
- The coin is part of a 15,000 piece limited mintage.
Contemporary Rendition of St. George and the Dragon Imagery
Obverse: The obverse features an elegant, right facing portrait of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the longest reigning monarch in the history of Great Britain. Surrounding inscriptions include “ELIZABETH II,” “ASCENSION ISLAND” and “TWO POUNDS.”
Reverse: The legendary battle between good and evil ensues on the reverse, depicting St. George upon the back of a rearing majestic stallion, as he aims his spear to deliver the fatal blow to a clearly struggling dragon. A braided, Celtic style border frames the powerful scene, with “2022” inscribed below.
Stunning Brilliant Uncirculated Coin
This 2022 Ascension Island 1 oz. Silver Modern Masters Jody Clark St. George and the Dragon bullion coin is presented in gorgeous Brilliant Uncirculated (GEM BU) condition. The coin is beautifully minted, featuring an exceptionally sharp strike, gorgeously finished surfaces and magnificent eye appeal.