Why add this Niue 2017 Mickey Through the Ages: Mickey's Christmas Carol Silver GEM Proof to your collection?
The New Zealand Mint's Mickey Through the Ages Collection features fan favorite character Mickey Mouse as he appeared in various films since first introduced by Walt Disney in 1928. This 2017 proof issued by Niue features Mickey as the character Bob Cratchit in the 1983 short film Mickey's Christmas Carol. Mintage of the charming selectively colorized 40 mm diameter proof, struck from 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver, is limited to 10,000 coins.
Brilliantly Colorized Mickey Mouse
The image of Mickey Mouse appears on the reverse, surrounded by an engraved background starburst. Mickey is depicted in full color with a radiant smile, wearing a classic top hat and scarf. The design includes the inscriptions "1 OZ 999 FINE SILVER DISNEY" and "MICKEY'S CHRISTMAS CAROL, 1983."
The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, created by sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley, accompanied by the inscriptions "ELIZABETH II," "NIUE," "TWO DOLLARS" and "2017."
Gorgeous GEM Proof in Attractive Original Government Packaging
This stunning 2017 Niue Mickey Through the Ages: Mickey's Christmas Carol 1 oz. Colorized Silver GEM Proof is encapsulated and presented as originally packaged by the New Zealand Mint, in a beautiful wood display case. The $2 proof includes a Certificate of Authenticity and decorated outer box, both themed to match the coin's imagery.
Add this delightfully packaged Colorized Mickey's Christmas Carol Silver Proof from the Mickey Through the Ages Series to your collection today!
|Year of Issue:||2017|
|Mint:||New Zealand Mint|
|Packaging:||Original Government Packaging|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Joyful Mickey Mouse with Hat and Scarf|
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.