Perth Mint Celebrates Barbie’s 50th Birthday

The Perth Mint is celebrating the 50th anniversary of Barbie™ with an exclusive commemorative coin.

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One of the hottest selling toys and collectables in the world, the coin release is aimed at a wide range of fans. From those who enjoy memories of the doll they played with as a child. To the more serious collector that’s fascinated by her fashion, accessories and entourage of friends.

About the Barbie commemorative coin:

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• Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
• Coloured Reverse Design
• Tuvalu Legal Tender
• Limited Worldwide Mintage
• Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
• Presentation Display Case
• © Mattel


The coin consists of 1oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.

Coloured Reverse Design:
The coin’s reverse depicts classic images of Barbie™. Featuring coloured highlights in pink.

The design also incorporates the Barbie™ 50th anniversary logo and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.

Limited Worldwide Mintage:
Subject to a limited worldwide mintage of 20,000.

Numbered Certificate of Authenticity:
Each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

Presentation Display Case:
Each coin is housed in a pink presentation case featuring the Barbie™ anniversary logo on the lid, and an illustrated shipper.

Technical Specifications:
• Silver Content (Troy oz) 1
• Monetary Denomination (TVD) 1
• Fineness (% purity) 99.9
• Minimum Gross Weight (g) 31.135
• Maximum Diameter (mm) 40.60
• Maximum Thickness (mm) 4.00

To snare one of 20,000, you can head directly to the Perth Mint. Or online here:

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