The New Zealand Mint has definitely upped its volume of new bullion coin designs through 2019, and has also embraced the concept of smaller mintages. They’ve limited their output to the many media franchises that make up their varied portfolio, and Disney is one of the biggest.
That companies iconic rodent is again the subject of a new bullion issue and it’s a seasonal one this time, with the Christmas holiday coming a knocking. A pair of formats on offer, both an ounce in weight – one silver, one gold. Mintages are very small, with just 15,000 of the former and 100 of the latter being minted. Available now, this is an APMEXclusive, although a few dealers worldwide, like LPM, also have them up for order.
REVERSE: Displays Mickey Mouse dressed as Santa, with a winter backdrop. Also included is the metal content, purity and Disney copyright for further authentication.
OBVERSE: Features the Ian Rank-Broadley likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II surrounded by the country and face value.