New Star Wars coin available at New Zealand Mint
The New Zealand Mint (NZ Mint) has released a new Star Wars themed silver coin. This new coin is from the Battle of Hoth from The Empire Strikes Back. This 3oz pure silver coin has AT-ATs, a Scout Walker, a Star Destroyer, and a Snowtrooper on the face.
The denomination is $10. It retails for $299.99 and has a limited mintage of 1,000 coins.
More details can be seen on the coin’s page on the NZ Mint site.
Below is the release:
This striking 3oz pure silver coin reimagines the Battle of Hoth™ in Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back™. AT-AT Walkers, a Scout Walker, a Star Destroyer, and a Snowtrooper™ are shown in engraved relief with a frosted finish. These are complemented by a coloured background landscape and a mirror finish sky. This coin has it all! The effigy of Queen Elizabeth II can be found on the obverse and confirms the coin is legal tender.
Metal: 999 Fine Silver
Weight: 3 troy oz
Nominal Diameter: 55mm
Country of Issue: Niue
Year of Issue: 2022
Key Selling Points:
Engraved and coloured coin showcasing the Battle of Hoth™ from Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back™.
Huge 3oz pure silver coin.
Officially licensed by Lucasfilm Ltd.
Presented in a compact, themed box lined with black velvet.
Significant addition to any Star Wars™ collection.
Limited mintage of only 1,000 coins.