This limited edition coin commemorates the hit film Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back™ which was released in May 1980 and was the second instalment in the original Star Wars trilogy.
Although it received mixed reviews from critics on its initial release, it went on to be a box office smash and today it is considered by some to be the greatest episode.
Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
Each coin is meticulously struck from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.
Star Wars Poster Replica Design
This special, limited edition rectangular coin features a replica image of the original poster for Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back™. The striking design incorporates both colour and engraving.
Official Licensed Product and Limited Mintage
Under official license of Disney, each Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back™ 2017 1oz Silver Proof Coin is issued by New Zealand Mint. New Zealand Mint released no more than 10,000 of the Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back™ 2017 1oz Silver Proof Coin.
Niue Legal Tender
Issued as Niue legal tender the coin features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the monetary denomination and the 2017 year-date on the obverse.
Presentation Packaging and Numbered Certificate
The coin is presented in an innovative perspex coin display and branded outer box. Each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.