The 2023 Snowman proof silver 50p coin, pays homage to Raymond Briggs' timeless winter tale, The Snowman, and boasts an enchanting design by the accomplished illustrator and animator Robin Shaw. Capturing the essence of the beloved Christmas TV classic and picture book, the design brings to life the heart-warming tale of magic and the transience of life. This coin is first in the Snowman series to feature the official coinage portrait of His Majesty The King on its obverse.
Crafted in collaboration with Snowman Enterprises Limited, with a limited mintage of 5,000 pieces. The coin is presented as a color-printed silver proof, it is placed in a beautiful display case and accompanied by meticulously designed packaging that offers a delightful retelling of the original tale. This official Christmas coin from The Royal Mint serves as a collector's item, embodying the enduring spirit of a cherished winter tale.
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