Sean Connery was the first actor to play fictional British Secret Service agent James Bond on the big screen. Chosen for the role by producers Cubby Broccoli and Harry Saltzman, who acquired the rights to Ian Fleming’s Bond novels in 1961, his powerful portrayal in Dr. No immediately established the charismatic operative also known as 007 as one of cinema’s most recognizable characters. For many fans he remains the quintessential Bond.
* Original Packaging and Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
* Struck from 99.9% pure Proof Silver
* Each coin is mintage is presented in a 007 branded case and themed shipper
* The 2021 James Bond Silver Proof has an extremely limited mintage of only 5,000!
The coin’s reverse portrays a black and white image of the much-loved actor in a classic Bond pose. The design includes the franchise’s iconic 007 gun amid inscriptions of Connery’s triumphant Bond movies released between 1962 and 1971 - Dr. No, Goldfinger, From Russia With Love, Thunderball, You Only Live Twice and Diamonds Are Forever.
Issued by the Perth Mint as legal tender of the South Pacific island nation of Tuvalu, the coin’s obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2021 year-date and the monetary denomination.
Each 2021 James Bond Silver Coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, each coin in the limited mintage is presented in a 007 branded case and themed shipper.