2020 Disney Year of the Mouse 1) GOOD FORTUNE - Niue 2 dollars 1 oz silver coin
This Disney Year of the Mouse 1oz Silver Coin representing Good Fortune features a coloured and engraved image of a smiling Mickey Mouse handing his sweetheart Minnie Mouse a fortune cookie against a background of Chinese iconography. This image is taken from the Good Fortune scroll in Disney’s Happy Year of the Mouse artwork collection. This a unique large format 1oz coin sporting a huge nominal diameter of 50mm.
The coin is packaged in a fabulous decorative red box showing the entire Good Fortune scroll. On the scroll Mickey and Minnie are seen engaged in common activities for ushering in the Lunar New Year, including cooking, cleaning and sharing gifts. A Certificate of Authenticity confirms the silver purity and the coin’s unique number in the limited-edition mintage.
The obverse features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the coin is legal tender in Niue.
This Good Fortune coin is the first in the Disney Year of the Mouse Collection which will also include Prosperity, Longevity and Happiness. This a truly captivating collectible, but with only 3,000 pure silver coins available worldwide, don’t let your Good Fortune slip away!
- Coin Metal: 999 Fine Silver
- Coin Weight: 1 Troy oz
- Coin Finish: Proof / Coloured
- Coin Diameter: 40mm (Nominal)
- Coin Edge: Milled
- Coin Denomination: $2
- Year of Issue: 2020
- Coin Mintage: 3,000
- Effigy: Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
- Country of Issue: Niue
The five-fold happiness concepts fu, lu, shou, xi, cai or luck, prosperity, longevity, happiness and wealth have been deeply woven into the Chinese language, architecture and literature throughout thousands of years of history. These values and beliefs are still relevant in contemporary Chinese life today.