SMAUG 1oz SILVER COIN
The Desolation of Smaug
Smaug 1oz silver coin from The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is the second film in ‘The Hobbit’ trilogy, created in New Zealand by Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Sir Peter Jackson. This official legal tender commemorative coin is the perfect accompaniment to this epic film.
- Worldwide mintage of 20,000
- Minted from 0.999 silver
- Selective gold plating around the rim inscribed, where the words ‘Middle-earth-New Zealand’ are inscribed
- Features a depiction of Smaug and the Lonely Mountain
- Individually numbered certificate
- Obverse design features a portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, United Kingdom
The silver coin features selective gold plating around the rim, where the words ‘Middle-earth – New Zealand’ are inscribed. The iconic depiction of Smaug and the Lonely Mountain are integral to the film and the individually numbered certificate adds to the collectability of this timeless coin.
Each coin features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The coins carry a legal tender status of $2 although the true value lays in their collectibilty as rare mintage pure silver coins.
The coin comes in a leatherette case with an outer shipper featuring an image from the 2nd movie in the Hobbit trilogy.