Another of CIT’s range of half-gram gold coins and the second to feature a famous person and a coloured finish, the first being Marilyn Monroe. Very clean strike given the coins tiny sub 14mm diameter, although we’re not sure the colour adds much at this size.
MINT DESCRIPTION: Brigitte Bardot, also known as BB, was the sex symbol of the 50’s and 60’s. The actress, who was born in Paris on the 28th September 1934, starred in a total of 49 films with co-stars such as Sean Connery, Curd Jürgens or Marcello Mastroianni.
With her unmistakable hairstyle and daring performances, she was one of the most sought after and most photographed film stars. Apart from her film career, Bardot also sang chansons.
Since the 70’s she has been actively involved in animal welfare.