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2022 St. Helena 1 oz Silver Goddesses: Hera and the Peacock BU

2022 St. Helena 1 oz Silver Goddesses: Hera and the Peacock BU

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The first installment in this APMEXclusive® The Goddesses series spotlights Hera and her peacock. This release shows Joel Iskowitz’s depiction of Hera on 1 oz .999 fine Silver.

Coin Highlights:
  • Limited mintage of 10,000 coins.
  • Contains 1 oz of .999 fine Silver.
  • APMEXclusive® worldwide.
  • Designed by Joel Iskowitz.
  • Coins come in protective plastic. Orders in multiples of 19 coins may come in tubes.
  • Obverse: Likeness of Queen Elizabeth II, date and face value.
  • Reverse: Showcases Hera riding in a chariot pulled by peacocks. Her hair is flowing in the wind as she sails through the clouds with one hand grasping the reins and the other holding a scepter, implying her position as queen. A pet peacock sits perched next to her.


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Hera and the Peacock
Hera was the sister and wife of Zeus, and she was venerated as the goddess of lawful marriage, family and childbirth. She was also regarded as the guardian of women and children. She was revered in Greece, and temples were erected to her in Argos and Salmos. Her spouse Zeus had many extramarital affairs, which made her furious and vengeful toward him and his mistresses, and her fury became as renowned as her beauty among both humans and immortals. She was called Juno in ancient Roman religion, and the cuckoo and peacock are associated with her. Since the Renaissance, Hera has been depicted riding in a chariot pulled by peacocks, further cementing the connection.

According to Ovid, Hera became furious with Zeus for having fallen in love with one of her priestesses, Io. To keep watch over her, Hera transformed Io into a cow and gave her to Argus, her all-seeing giant with 100 eyes. To save her, Zeus dispatched Hermes to execute Argus. Hera had known all along, though, and before Hermes could hypnotize and murder Argus, she took a hundred eyes from the monster's body and affixed them to the tail of a peacock.

The Goddesses Series
APMEX is proud to present our new APMEXclusive® series from the East India Company: The Goddesses series. This newest collection was created by Joel Iskowitz, and it will look at how goddesses from ancient Greek and Norse mythology are still relevant and seen in modern societies today. Each mythical figure's narrative continues to educate and convey vital information, which is why these tales are still being told today. The first release features Hera and the Peacock, and is available in this .999 fine 1 oz Silver BU size, as well as 5 oz Silver, 1 oz Gold and 1/4 oz Gold.

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Posted By:Bruce

From:Reno, Nevada

Date:Jun 28, 2023

An unexpected delight. A MUST for Mythology and D&D fans

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This coin is a masterpiece of engraving. the detail in the peacocks is wonderful to see esp. with a mag glass. The background detail is an excellent example of the engraving art.


  • Pros
  • Value (low premium over spot)
  • Attractive Design
  • Collectible (lower mintage)
  • Bottom Line
  • Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.

Posted By:curly

From:MA

Date:Dec 16, 2022

Nice design, great condition

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Arrived in great condition, nice and unique design. A little pricey over spot - reason for 4 stars, but glad I purchased. The purity & weight on the coin would be a plus.


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  • Attractive Design
  • Bottom Line
  • Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.

Posted By:JB

From:Colorado

Date:Dec 11, 2022

Beautiful

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very nice I can't wait for another one like this a very frosty prooflike coin a premium coin for budget price Will buy again.


  • Pros
  • Value (low premium over spot)
  • Attractive Design
  • Easy to Sell
  • Recognized Brand
  • Collectible (lower mintage)
  • Mint Condition
  • Bottom Line
  • Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.

Posted By:Saran

From:Boston

Date:Aug 28, 2022

Excellent coin

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Hera coin looks great! I liked the design. But, I wonder why silver purity ( e.g., .9999) and metal name (silver) as like other coins printed on this one.


  • Pros
  • Attractive Design
  • Collectible (lower mintage)
  • Bottom Line
  • Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.

Posted By:Bigcatdaddy

From:Sacramento, CA USA

Date:Aug 19, 2022

Hera coin

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Wish coin was colorized/ Sharp looking coin of Hera and peacocl.


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  • Attractive Design
  • Easy to Sell
  • Mint Condition
  • Bottom Line
  • Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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