Introducing the James Bond Dr. No & From Russia With Love 1/2 oz Silver Proof Two Coin Set by The Perth Mint. Shipping at the end of April.
Containing the first two in a series of 25 Bond coins, these coins celebrate the first films in the 007 franchise, Dr. No (1962) and From Russia With Love (1963). Each coin in the Perth Mint’s James Bond official 25-coin collection has a fully coloured design and celebrates a particular movie in the series. These unique James Bond collectibles depict images from the original posters and are struck by The Perth Mint from 1/2oz of 99.99% pure silver. Issued as Tuvalu legal tender, the coins have a maximum mintage of 12,007 each.
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Details. The coins feature coloured illustrations of Sean Connery as James Bond, taken from the official movie posters. The designs also show supporting cast and scenes from the films, with the iconic gun barrel graphic, the famous 007 gun logo and the titles. The other side bears the Ian-Rank Broadley portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2021 year date, weight and purity, and monetary denomination. Each coin is presented in a 007 acrylic display case within a rigid box, accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity featuring poster artwork.
The makers. The Perth Mint is official mint of Australia and is wholly owned by the Government of Western Australia. The mint manufactures and distributes platinum, silver and gold coins for collectors and customers worldwide.
The reverse of each coin depicts colour washed elements from the film’s official movie poster. Designs also include the iconic gun barrel graphic from the franchise’s signature opening sequence, the famous 007 gun logo and the official movie logo.
Subscribers will receive two custom designed Bond-themed Collection folders to store, display and protect their James Bond Official 25-Coin Collection.
Each coin comes in a Perspex capsule for mounting within its Collection folder. Each coin is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity which can also be stored inside the folder. Coins are delivered to subscribers in disposable packets.