Active during America’s most celebrated era of cinema, John Wayne was a beloved star of the Western genre. Nicknamed ‘the Duke’, he shot to stardom with the release Stagecoach in 1939 and starred in, directed and produced more than 170 movies across an impressive 50-year career. A symbol of courage, patriotism and honour, John Wayne remains one of the most celebrated actors of all time. The perfect collectable for his legions of fans around the world, this pure gold coin has a mintage of just 1,000.
Iconic Coin Design
The coin’s reverse design depicts an image of John Wayne wearing his trademark cowboy hat and bandana against a rural Western backdrop. Also included in the design is a border with 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.