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Why choose this Proof 70 Ultra Cameo First Releases 2017 Cook Islands 1 oz. Spider-Man: Homecoming Silver Proof with an exclusive Spider-Man label?
This 2017 1 oz. silver proof was issued by the Cook Islands and it is an MCM-exclusive. It features a Spider-Man: Homecoming design and is officially licensed by Marvel. The Mayer Mint struck this proof, mintage is limited to 5,000 pieces. The obverse was even designed by someone who once served as Chief Engraver of the U.S. Mint. The Spider-Man: Homecoming movie is set to be one of the big summer films of 2017 and this coin is coming right behind it.
Spider-Man design by Mercanti
The Spider-Man: Homecoming design is on the obverse. This is actually the work of John Mercanti, retired Chief Engraver of the U.S. Mint. His initials are below Spider-Man as he slings some web. The name of the film can be found at the top of the design. If you look near the bottom you can see the silver content and official Marvel copyright.
Since this coin was issued by the Cook Islands, the reverse displays a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. The date is also shown here along with the face value.
Proof 70 Ultra Cameo First Releases with a red core and exclusive Spider-Man label
This coin has an exclusive Spider-Man label to show the grade it was given by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). No imperfections were found so it received the highest grade possible, Proof 70. Its label also displays the Ultra Cameo and First Releases designations. All this comes inside a special, spidey-red core holder!
Order while you have the chance, this NGC Proof 70 Ultra Cameo First Releases 2017 Cook Islands 1 oz. Spider-Man: Homecoming silver proof with an exclusive Spider-Man label and red core could be yours!
This 2017 Cook Islands Marvel Spider-Man: Homecoming - 1 oz 1 oz Silver Proof $5 Coin NGC PF70 UC FR Red Core Holder Exclusive Mercanti Signed Spider-Man Label is proudly minted by the Mayer Mint GmbH Germany. The Mayer Mint produces medallions and commemorative coinage made of gold, silver, and other precious metals, for a variety of countries.
|Year of Issue:||2017|
|Mint:||Mayer Mint GmbH Germany|
|Release Type:||First Releases|
|Holder:||Red Core Holder|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive Mercanti Signed Spider-Man Label|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Legal Tender:||Cook Islands|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Ian Rank-Broadley|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||John M. Mercanti|
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