Mickey Through the Ages: Mickey’s Christamas Carol 0.5g Gold: The New Zealand Mint are delighted to offer a major new programme that will run for the next two years, with eight coin releases over that period. Disney has kindly collaborated with NZM to give access to all of the major movies that Mickey Mouse has starred in over his long career. From that they have selected some of his most important movie appearances to develop this collection.
Mickey Mouse – Mickey’s Christmas Carol is the final release in the series of the Mickey Through the Ages coin collection from New Zealand Mint. The collection celebrates the much-loved Disney character Mickey Mouse and his cartoon career through the decades. This eighth release show a joyful Mickey Mouse with his hat and scarf from Mickey’s Christmas Carol (1983). This is set against an engraved background featuring a striking starburst. In this classic Disney short film, Charles Dickens’ well-known Christmas story is retold with Mickey Mouse as Bob Cratchit.
The reverse features a joyful Mickey Mouse with his hat and scarf from Mickey’s Christmas Carol (1983). This is set against an engraved background featuring a striking starburst.
The obverse features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Country of Issue – Niue.
The Mickey Through The Ages – Mickey’s Christmas Carol 0.5g Gold Coin is presented within a capsule embedded on a themed card. Details and a serialised number are printed on the reverse.