This officially licensed coin celebrates the 75th Anniversary of everyone’s favorite caped crusader: Batman!
Batman was created by artist Bob Kane and writer Bill Finger, and first appeared in Detective Comics #27 (May 1939). Originally named "the Bat-Man", the character is also referred to by such epithets as the "Caped Crusader", the "Dark Knight", and the "World's Greatest Detective". In 2014 we celebrate 75 Years of Batman!
* Struck from 99.99% pure Proof Gold
* Stainless Steel Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
* Collectors Tin Presentation Packaging with Augmented Reality Experience and Lapel Pin
* The 2014 Batman 1/4 oz. Gold Proof extremely limited mintage of only 750!
The real show-stopper for this coin is the 3-D augmented reality experience. For the first time ever, users with an iOS or Android phone or tablet can launch incredible 3-D graphics of Batman directly from the surface of the coin! Visit iTunes or Google Play to download the free app.
After downloading the app on your mobile device, all you have to do is place the coin on the included game board and hold your device's camera over the coin. Within moments, the Caped Crusader appears right before your eyes – in 3D! There is also a “selfie” mode where you and your friends can snap a close-up picture right alongside the dark knight!
The reverse of this exceptional coin features an image of the Caped Crusader crouched in front of the Batman logo, with "75 Years of Batman" and "2014" to the right. Two small Batman logos are also shown.
The coin's obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination.
The coin is presented in a Batman “utility belt” tin with prestigious display case with a numbered stainless steel Certificate of Authenticity features a replica of the autograph of noted cartoonist and creator of "The Dark Knight Returns," Frank Miller. In addition, each coin comes with a Batman lapel pin and gameboard to launch the augmented reality experience.
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