NZ Mint announced new SW Chibi coin
The New Zealand Mint has sent word of the last character that joined the Star Wars Chibi coin collection. The next character available for purchase is Han Solo. This coin retailed for $99.00. It’s limited mintage was 2,000. The Denomination is $2.
Per the website the coin is currently sold out.
For more information got to the coin’s page at the NZ mint website.
Below is more information about this fun coin.
Our Star WarsTM Chibi™ Coin Collection continues with another key character from the Skywalker™ saga…the Rebel Alliance hero, Han Solo™. This eighth coin in the Star Wars series is made from 1oz of pure silver which has been shaped and coloured to represent Han in the Chibi art style – right down to his lopsided smile! It is protected by a specially designed case moulded to the coin’s shape.
The large window in the box allows the coin to be easily displayed and includes confirmation of the coin’s unique number in the limited-edition mintage of 2,000. Be quick, so far all of our Star Wars Chibi Coins have sold out in record time!
Made from 1oz of pure silver, this coin has been shaped and coloured to mimic Han in the Chibi art style. He has been positioned in a casual pose while sporting his lopsided smile! The Ian Rank Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is found on the obverse to confirm it as a legal tender coin.
Metal: 999 Fine Silver
Finish: Proof/ Coloured
Weight: 1 troy oz
Nominal Diameter: 28 x 36mm
Country of Issue: Niue
Year of Issue: 2021
Availability Date: 13 April 2021
Key Selling Points:
• Eighth coin in the Star WarsTM Chibi™ Coin series features Rebel Alliance™ hero, Han Solo™.
• Coloured and shaped in the chibi art style.
• Made from 1oz pure silver.
• Specially designed coin case and packaging. Allows for easy display.
• Limited to only 2,000 coins worldwide.
• Officially licensed by Lucasfilm Ltd.
• Aimed at Chibi Coin and Star Wars memorabilia collectors.