2019 1oz Silver Proof Coin - The Wizard of Oz 80th Anniversary
This exciting new licensed release celebrates the 80th anniversary of one of the most beloved movies of all time, The Wizard of Oz.
Based on L. Frank Baum’s 1900 book The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, the 1939 film follows Dorothy Gale, played by Judy Garland, as she is displaced to the magical Land of Oz and journeys home to Kansas. While following the Yellow Brick Road to the Emerald City to meet the fabled Wizard, she battles the Wicked Witch of the West with the help of her new friends the Scarecrow, Tin Man and Cowardly Lion. Upon returning home, she discovers it was all a dream.
The coin’s reverse depicts Dorothy with the Scarecrow, Tin Man and Lion on the Yellow Brick Road with the Emerald City in the background. Also included in the design is The Wizard of Oz logo which includes the ruby slippersTM, the inscription ‘CELEBRATING 80 YEARS’ and The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.
The coin’s obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the weight and fineness, the 2019 year-date and the monetary denomination.
The coin is housed in a classic display case with a clear lid. Packaged within a themed shipper, each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
|Year of Issue||2019|