Eleven Doctor Who coins issued by New Zealand Mint

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21 October 2013
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New Zealand Mint has released details of its eleven Doctor Who collector coins - one for each actor who's played Doctor Who over the years. ...
New Zealand Mint has released details of its eleven Doctor Who collector coins - one for each actor who's played Doctor Who over the years.

Each of the 1/2oz silver coins (which have been produced in collaboration with BBC Worldwide Australia & New Zealand) features a high colour reproduction of one of the doctors, with a likeness of his nemesis engraved behind him in three-dimensional relief.

3,000 of each of the eleven Doctor coin designs will be issued as part of the Doctor Who 1/2 oz Silver Collectible Coin Set and the remaining 1,000 of each coin design will be offered for individual sale.

The Doctor Who coins are as follows:

  • First Doctor 1963- 1966 WILLIAM HARTNELL
  • Second Doctor 1966- 1969 PATRICK TROUGHTON
  • Third Doctor 1970- 1974 JON PERTWEE
  • Fourth Doctor 1974 - 1981 TOM BAKER
  • Fifth Doctor 1981 - 1984 PETER DAVISON
  • Sixth Doctor 1984 - 1986 COLIN BAKER
  • Seventh Doctor 1987 - 1996 SYLVESTOR MCCOY
  • Eighth Doctor 1996 - PAUL MCGANN
  • Ninth Doctor 2005 - CHRISTOPHER ECCLESTON
  • Tenth Doctor 2005 -2010 DAVID TENNANT
  • Eleventh Doctor 2005 -2010 MATT SMITH

To purchase the coins, visit the New Zealand Mint website.

Images copyright New Zealand Mint.

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