One of the most enduringly popular actors of the 20th century, John Wayne is remembered as a Hollywood icon. Known for legendary roles in films such as Red River (1948), Rio Bravo (1959) and The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1952), Wayne won the Oscar for Best Actor in 1969’s True Grit.
The coin’s reverse design depicts a coloured image of John Wayne wearing his trademark cowboy hat and bandana against a rural Western backdrop. Also included in the design is a blue border with white stars reminiscent of the American flag, the inscription ‘JOHN WAYNE’ and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.
Presentation Packaging and Numbered Certificate
Presented in a branded timber display case within a themed shipper designed to emulate a leather satchel, each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.