The Thunderbird 1, 1 oz Fine Silver Coin is the fifth and final release in the countdown from Thunderbird 5, 4, 3, 2 to 1 from New Zealand Mint. Featuring the smart and daring Scott Tracy and his fast turboboosted vehicle Thunderbird 1, this coin is an impressive finale to the series. It’s release is timed to coincide with an exciting part-CGI television remake, which begun its broadcasting in April 2015, 50 years after the original.
Gerry Anderson’s iconic Sci-fi show blasted onto television screens in 1965. Set in the year 2065 on a secret island base, the series stars the Tracy family, who together with their five vehicles known as the Thunderbirds battle the forces of evil as ‘International Rescue’.
This highly collectible coin has a Limited Mintage of only 5,000 coins.
REVERSE: This design features Scott Tracy, pilot of Thunderbird 1, set against an engraved background.
OBVERSE: This features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Country of Issue – Niue.
PRESENTATION: This colourful retro-styled Thunderbird 1 silver coin is presented in Thunderbirds themed packaging. A classic box and uniquely numbered Certificate of Authenticity, make this one of a kind release a classy and nostalgic gift for any Thunderbirds fan or coin aficionado.