Stellar new coins celebrate 50 years of Star Trek

Stellar new coins celebrate 50 years of Star Trek

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The brightest Star Trek commemorative coin program in the universe now has two new spectacular coloured additions to mark the sci-fi classic’s 50th anniversary.

The first coin features portraits of actors William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy in their definitive roles as Kirk and Spock in Star Trek: The Original Series, which debuted on U.S. television on 8 September 1966. Holding a communicator and tricorder – quintessential Star Trek gadgetry – they appear on a dramatic backdrop of stars, planets and 23rd century space craft technology.

Its companion release depicts the illustrious U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701, arguably the most celebrated space-exploration vessel in the history of sci-fi. Famous for its unique capabilities and equipment, including warp-drive, deflector shield and transporter to ‘dematerialise’ human passengers before beaming them to a new location in space, the cherished craft was integral to every episode.

Extremely Limited Collectables

No more than 1,500 2016 1oz Silver Proof Two-Coin Sets will be released in ‘transporter’ packaging featuring a ring of iridescent blue light around each coin.

An additional 5,000 individual 2016 Kirk and Spock 1oz Silver Proof Coins are also available in presentation packaging featuring a similar lighting effect.

Stunning celebrations of the ship and crew whose mission to boldly go where no man has gone before™ attracted millions of fans worldwide, these releases are officially licensed by CBS.

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