The DC Comics Originals series has a classic, slightly retro style, which recalls the look most comic book fans grew up with and remember fondly. Basing itself on the DC Comics style of the 1980s, this series celebrates one of the most established looks for the DC Comics pantheon of Super Heroes including the Man of Tomorrow, Superman. A MINT FIRST: A COIN SHAPED LIKE SUPERMANS SHIELD! This diamond-shaped coin is the ultimate addition to your Superman coin collection! Crafted from 99.99% fine silver with a limited WORLDWIDE mintage of 1,500. The use of transparent enamel allows the engraved collage of action shots to show through the S-Shields iconic red sheen. Canadian creators Jason Fabok, Darwyn Cook, David Finch and Tom Grummett have all helped to shape Supermans history as artists/writers. Made by fans for the fans! A nod to these classic characters, with all the respect and devotion that only the Royal Canadian Mint can provide. By combining vivid and meaningful packaging with an inspired coin design, this series is an excellent introduction for comic book fans to the world of coin collecting. The reverse design of this diamond-shaped coin features an engraved rendition of Supermans shield. Within the S of the shield, scenes from several Superman comic books are positioned as a unique collage that highlights Supermans long and illustrious history; this visual journey through Supermans different looks and eras is carefully covered by transparent enamel, which allows the engraving to peer through the red sheen of the S. A laser halftone pattern behind the shield adds a graphic element that fills the background and infuses design with a classic comic book feel. The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt and the words CANADA, 2017 and 100 DOLLARS. Coins, Collectibles & Comics! The item “2017 Silver 10 oz. Coloured Coin DC Comics Originals Superman’s Shield” is in sale since Wednesday, July 25, 2018. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative”. The seller is “shockwaves-the3cccs” and is located in Oshawa, Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Canada
- ROYAL CANADIAN MINT: 10 oz. Silver Coin