|Country: Niue||Metal Purity: 925||Box: No|
|Year of Issue: 2014||Weight: 14.14 g||CoA: Yes|
|Face Value: 1 dollar||Dimensions: 32||Coin Accent: Coloring|
|ID: NU0342||Quality: Proof|
|Mintage quantity: 6000 pcs|
The most amusing series of commemorative coins has been created for the youngest collectors. It depicts children’s favorite cartoon characters, such as Bugs Bunny, Bolek and Lolek, Reksio, Scooby-Doo, Tweety and others. This Niue coin of 2014 is dedicated to The Flintstones, a legendary American animated series that started on September 30th, 1960 and ran for six seasons.
The obverse design features selected scenes depicting various cartoon characters. There is also a portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The inscriptions on this side of the coin include: the Queen’s name, the face value of the coin, its issuing country and year.
The pad printed image of Fred Flintstone, Barney Rubble and Dino the Dinosaur is the centerpiece of the coin reverse. Most of the cartoon episodes were set in the town of Bedrock, home of Fred Flintstone, who worked for Slate Construction Company operating a dinosaur-powered steam shovel. THe cartoon is a parody on modern suburban life, set in the Stone Age with its characters speaking in a contemporary manner. The coin comes housed in a cartoon blister pack designed specially for this issue. Struck with the mintage quantity of 6 000 pieces worldwide, the Flintstones coin will make an adorable gift for kids or cartoon lovers of any age. Yabba Dabba Doo! You just need to possess this coin!