Stoltenhoff Island is now uninhabited island that is governed by Tristan da Cunha. It is named after the brothers Gustav and Friedrich Stoltenhoff who unsuccessfully tried to settle the island between 1871 and 1873. Tristan da Cunha recently released the first coins ever issued for the island. This set legal-tender coins for Stoltenhoff Island was struck by the Commonwealth Mint. The obverse of each coin features Queen Elizabeth. Various sailing ships and boats associated with Tristan da Cunha and Stoltenhof Island are on the reverse.