- Fresh from the Perth Mint is the third edition to the Marvel Comic Silver Coin Series, Black Panther. Not only a super hero, he is also the current king of Wakanda, a fictional African nation. These coins are produced for Tuvalu and hold a mintage limit of 50,000.
- With claws out ready to fight, super hero Black Panther is featured on the reverse along with the inscriptions "Marvel," and "Black Panther," and the Marvel copyright. Adorning the obverse is a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II along with the inscriptions "Queen Elizabeth II, Tuvalu 1 Dollar, and 1 oz 999 Ag 2018." It ships encapsulated in a plastic air-tite.
- This coin is the third release in a Tuvalu MARVEL Series from the Perth Mint. Thus far, each coin in the series has coincided with the release of a Marvel Comics Film. It is believed that the series contains 6 coins total. Which popular Marvel character will be next? Venom (film) is slated for a Fall 2018 release – could he be it?
The latest movie from Marvel Comics to be released in theaters February 16th is Black Panther. In the film, Wakanda, a technologically advanced African nation, is facing the dawn of a new King - T’Challa (The Black Panther), after the unexpected death of his Father King T’Chaka. The new King must balance life as the kingdom’s main protector and also its leader. Wakanda’s location is unknown to the rest of the world and so are its secrets. However, times are changing and the kingdom may be in danger.
Looking for the first and second release of the series? Buy the 2017 1 oz Silver Spiderman here and the 2018 1oz Silver Thor here