Snugglepot & Cuddlepie™, fantasy creatures of the Australian bush, were the creation of May Gibbs and have been beloved children's characters since 1918. This colorized Silver coin depicts these adorable creatures as a perfect gift for any loved one.
- Contains 1/2 oz of .999 fine Silver.
- The coin is housed in an elaborate themed gift card, with room to write the babies details, a family tree and a place to house a photograph.
- Mintage of only 5,000 coins.
- Obverse: The Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the monetary denomination and the 2016 year-date.
- Reverse: Depicts a color image of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie sitting on a tree branch, surrounded by gumnuts and gum leaves. The design includes the inscription "May Gibbs Snugglepot & Cuddlepie™", and The Perth Mint’s "P" mintmark.
- Sovereign coin backed by the Australian government.
This unique Silver Coin is sure to be highly popular amongst collectors for its attractive design and limited mintage. Add this 1/2 oz Silver Coin to your cart today!
Originally published in 1918, May Gibbs’ Tales of Snugglepot & Cuddlepie™ went on to become a much-loved Australian children’s classic. Her creation of a fantasy world within the Australian bush, using creatures and images that were well-recognized and found right across the country, has fascinated generations of Australians for decades.