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November 2016

Fifth coin in our Warriors of History coin collection features Romans

Romans 1 oz Silver Coin by New Zealand Mint

The Warriors of History – Romans 1 oz Silver Coin is the fifth release in this exciting collection celebrating the stories of some of the most legendary warriors in history.

Human history is filled with stories of legendary warrior people, who fought and conquered their enemies through the skilful use of weapons and their superior battle tactics. The soldiers of the Roman army were well-equipped and highly trained, and operated in strict formation on the battlefield. Their basic equipment consisted of a Cassis (helmet), Lorica Segmentata (armour), Gladius (sword), Pilum (spear), Scutum (shield). They regularly practised hand-to-hand combat with equipment that was deliberately heavier than that used in battle.

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Celebrate the Holiday Season with Decades of Iconic Mickey Mouse Moments

With Christmas looming, we are excited to reveal the next coin in our Mickey Through the Ages coin collection is Disney's Fantasia!

Fantasia 1 oz Silver Coin Fantasia 1 oz Gold Coin Fantasia 1/4 oz Gold Coin Fantasia 0.5 gram Gold Coin

The collection celebrates the much-loved Disney character Mickey Mouse and his cartoon career through the decades. The four coins released this year commemorate these Mickey Mouse classics, all of which have a story to tell...

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New Disney•Pixar Coin Set Released - Finding Dory

Finding Dory Fine Silver Coin Set by New Zealand Mint

New Zealand Mint is pleased to release this fabulous Finding Dory Coin Set featuring the Disney•Pixar movie's key characters: Hank, Destiny, Bailey, Marlin, Nemo and, of course, Dory herself. In this Disney•Pixar movie the forgetful blue tang, embarks with her friends Nemo and Marlin on a search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale?

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