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2021 Mr Happy Mr Men One Ounce Gold Proof Coin

2021MMGP Mr. Happy 1oz Gold Proof
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£1,650.00
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Did you know that 2021 marked the fiftieth anniversary of Mr Men? The series of British children’s books by Roger Hargreaves were first published in 1971. There’s now 92 Mr Men and Little Miss stories which have together sold more than 100 million copies worldwide, the series continued by Rogers son Adam. Many will remember the bright and bold illustrations that typify the series and the spin-off tv series. To celebrate the anniversary of the iconic books The Royal Mint has released a limited collection of Mr Men coins, starting with coins inspired by one of the series’ instantly recognisable characters: Mr Happy. Mr Happy is bright yellow and in the third Mr Men book where he is introduced he helps Mr Miserable turn his frown upside down. Mr Happy appears chuckling on coins in this series against the landscape of Misterland with the words ‘MR. MEN 50 years’ above and the author’s name below that. This edition is struck in 31.21 grams of 999.9 fine gold to proof standard. The coin has a diameter of 32.69 millimetres and is one of only 275 issued in this presentation by The Royal Mint. This coin comes in its original presentation packaging with a numbered certificate of authenticity enclosed.
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Obverse

Fifth official coinage portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Jody Clark, legend around: 'ELIZABETH ·  II · D · G · REG · F · D · 100 POUNDS · 2021 ·'.

Reverse

Mr Happy against simple landscape with bold lines, created by Adam Hargreaves. Legend: 'MR. MEN 50 years Roger Hargreaves'.

Specification

1oz proof coin. Struck in 31.21 grams of 999.9 fine gold. Diameter: 32.69 millimetres. Face value: £100 / One Hundred Pounds.

Presentation

One of only 275 issued. Offered in original box from The Royal Mint with a numbered certificate of authenticity.

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