ShepardIsland is an ice covered island and part of the WestarcticaTerritories. The Westarctica is a portion of Antarctica that has been claimed and is "ruled" by a person who has never set foot on his territory. But it is not stopped him from authorizing coins for the various islands that make up the Westarctica. The coin is 39mm in diameter and struck in a nickel alloy. The coin has a mintage of only 200 pieces each.