Celebrating the 50th anniversary of one of the most successful entertainment franchises in history, the Royal Canadian Mint on Thursday launched Star Trek™ collectible coins in gold, silver and three-ply nickel finish plated steel.
Leading the officially license products is a $20 Star Trek: Enterprise Silver Coin sold at its legal tender face value under the RCM Exchange $20 for $20 program. Also released is a $200 pure gold coin struck in the shape of the Star Trek insignia.
The $20 silver and $200 gold coins are joined by other new Star Trek numismatic products showcasing characters and images from the original science fiction television show which launched in 1966.
Summary information on the new coins is offered below.
$20 for $20 Star Trek: Enterprise Silver Coin
Each new $20 Star Trek: Enterprise Silver Coin depicts an image of the starship Enterprise on its reverse (tails side). The collectible is composed of 99.99% pure silver to a weight of 7.96 grams.
Mintage is capped at 300,000. Each is sold at its legal tender face value of CAD $20 with no tax and free ground shipping. US pricing is about $15.60.
$200 Star Trek: Delta Pure Gold Coin
Struck from 99.99% pure gold to proof quality, the Royal Canadian Mint has issued the new $200 Star Trek: Delta Gold Coin. Each is featured in the unique delta shape of the Star Trek insignia which marks a world’s first.
No more than 1,500 of the coins will be sold. Pricing is listed as CAD $1,299.95 or about US $1,013.
Star Trek: Crew 1/2 oz Colored Silver Coin Subscription
Characters of the Star Trek franchise are featured in color on the reverse of this unique four-coin subscription program. Buyers of the subscription will be shipped the coins as they are issued. Designs featuring Captain Kirk appear in May, Scotty in July, Uhura in August and Spock in September.
Composed of one-half ounce of 99.99% pure silver, the mintage limit for each coin is 12,500. Pricing per coin is CAD $54.95, or about US $42.80.
Star Trek: Enterprise 1 oz Pure Silver Colored Coin
Showcasing a colorized scene from the classic I, Mudd episode of the Star Trek series which debuted in 1968, these coins are struck from one ounce of 99.99% pure silver. The design shows the starship U.S.S. Enterprise as it orbits a colorful planet.
Only 11,500 of the coins will be sold. Pricing is CAD $109.95, which is about US $85.70.
Star Trek: Scenes 1 oz Colored Silver Coin Subscription
Three coins are issued as part of the Royal Canadian Mint’s new Star Trek: Scenes Silver Coin subscription program. Each depicts a different colorful reverse design taken from one of the television show’s classic episodes.
The first coin, The City on the Edge of Forever, ships in August. The second, Mirror, Mirror, appears in September. The third and final coin of The Trouble With Tribbles debuts in October. Price per coin is CAD $109.95, or about US $85.70, with a mintage of 11,500.
Star Trek: U.S.S. Enterprise Coin and Stamp Set
Star Trek stamps and a coin combine together to create this unique new set. Found inside are stamps showcasing the Canadian actor William Shatner in his portrayal of Captain Kirk along with a stamp of the U.S.S. Enterprise and a stamp depicting a Klingon battle cruiser.
They join a colored Star Trek specimen quality coin which offers varying view of the starship U.S.S. Enterprise. The coin and stamp set is available for CAD $34.95, which is about US $27.23.
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