Why purchase this $2.5 Niue 2016 0.5g Gold Disney - Mickey - Plane Crazy Proof?
Kids and kids-at-heart alike will love this 0.5g Gold Proof 2016 $2.5 Niue Disney - Mickey - Plane Crazy commemorative. The coin continues the Mickey Through the Ages series from the New Zealand Mint, which features historic images of the world's most famous mouse on silver and gold coins. Struck from .9999 fine gold, this coin is part of a limited mintage that includes just 5,000 pieces. The coin is held in a themed card that includes the larger image from which the coin's design is taken, as well as a certificate of authenticity.
Classic Mickey Mouse design
Like other coins issued by Niue, this piece features Queen Elizabeth II as rendered by Ian Rank-Broadley on the reverse. Shown from the right, the monarch wears a tiara and earrings and bears a conservative expression. She is encircled by four inscriptions along the rim, her name, "ELIZABETH II," the country of issue, "NIUE," the coin's face value, "2 DOLLARS 50 CENTS," and the year of issue, "2016."
Mickey Mouse stands on the plane that he built in the short film for which the coin is named. He smiles as he holds a gift that he received from his love, Minnie. Inscriptions to the right include information about the metal content of the coin, "0.5 GRAM 9999 GOLD," the Disney copyright, and the name and year of the short film, "PLANE CRAZY, 1928."
Order this Niue 2016 $2.5 0.5g Gold Disney - Mickey - Plane Crazy Proof to your collection today.
|Year of Issue:||2016|
|Mint:||New Zealand Mint|
|Packaging:||Original Government Packaging|
|Display Weight:||1/2 g|
|Weight in Grams:||0.5 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.0161 oz|
The world will celebrate the birthday of the world’s most famous cartoon character on November 18 as Mickey Mouse turns 90. Mickey Mouse’s vast popularity was a major driver of the success of the Walt Disney Company, one of the great success stories in American economic history.