Produced by The Perth Mint in Australia, we find a 2oz Silver Antiqued Coloured Coin featuring the Phantom.
Limited to just 2000 pieces worldwide and fully licensed by King Features Syndicate, the collector coin is made of 99.99% pure silver, nicely presented in a black and purple circular presentation case which lights up. A certificate of authenticity is also provided.
The Perth Mint describe the coin as:
A fantastic opportunity for fans of The Phantom to show solidarity with their comic book hero, this spectacular collectable is struck from 2oz of 99.99% pure silver with coloured and antiqued surface treatments.
The coins specifications are as follows:
- Year: 2023
- Metal: Silver
- Silver Content (Troy oz): 2.000
- Monetary Denomination (TVD): 2.00
- Fineness (% purity): 99.99
- Minimum Gross Weight (g): 62.213
- Maximum Diameter (mm): 40.69
- Maximum Thickness (mm): 5.86
- Maximum Mintage: 2,000
- Finish: Antique, Coloured
- Legal Tender: Tuvalu
- Effigy: Ian Rank-Broadley design of H.M. Queen Elizabeth II
- Designer: Natasha Muhl
The Phantom coin is legal tender of Tuvalu, an island country and microstate in the Polynesian subregion of Oceania in the Pacific Ocean, a part of the British Commonwealth. Tuvalu is made up of 9 small islands, thinly populated atolls and reef islands with palm-fringed beaches and WWII sites. The face value of the Phantom coin is 2 Dollars.
The coin bears The Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Obverse, featuring the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy supplemented with the dates of her reign, the monetary denomination and 2023 year-date.
The circular presentation case is described by The Perth Mint as:
Accompanied by a numbered certificate of authenticity, the coin is housed in a black and purple circular presentation case. The top of the lid features a composite image of The Phantom’s masked face and his Skull Mark. When opened to reveal the coin, the underside of the lid features the full Skull Mark with eyes that automatically light up. The special case comes in a box shipper with a purple, metallic-like finish on the lid. The shipper lid also features a varnished version of The Phantom’s Skull Mark.
To read the full Silver Antiqued Coloured Coin listing on The Perth Mint website, click HERE