Released 5th November 2019, the 2nd in The Snowman series of coins from The Royal Mint in the UK.
The coin is available in BUNC, Silver Proof (Limited Edition 25,000 coins), and Gold Proof (Limited Edition 600 coins) versions, with the Gold Proof being 85% reserved in just a few hours.
2019 Snowman 50p
The Brilliant Uncirculated 50p of this lovely coin has fold-out packaging featuring illustrations by Robin Shaw – Assistant Director of The Snowman and The Snowdog™
The only way to own The Snowman™ 2019 coin – this coin will not enter circulation
The magic returns – discover the inspiration behind the exclusive illustrations that accompany The Snowman™ coin.
Watching The Snowman™ as a child inspired Robin Shaw to become an animator, determined that one day he would work with his hero Raymond Briggs.
He achieved his ambition when he became Assistant Director on The Snowman and The Snowdog, the sequel to the original animated short.
Robin collaborated with us on our first coin for The Snowman™, producing original sketches for the packaging and we’re thrilled to be working with him once again.
Snowman 50p on eBay
2019 UK The Snowman CERTIFIED BU 50p – More than 10 available! * 2,676 sold in 24 hours Buy It Now from eBay
The coin is typically cheaper on eBay but does not have the same packaging as the Royal Mint version. It usually comes on a plain blue card.
The Snowman 50p 2019 Silver Proof Coin
The Snowman 50p 2019 Silver Proof Coin is a Limited Edition of 25,000 coins
Each coin is cased in a beautiful printed acrylic block with delicate snow falling all around – a perfect Christmas decoration.
The gift box contains a fold-out booklet, featuring exclusive illustrations from Robin Shaw – Assistant Director of The Snowman and The Snowdog™
Colour printing recalls the charm of the original illustrations
The Snowman 50p Gold Proof Coin
The Snowman 50p 2019 Gold Proof Coin is a Limited Edition of just 600 coins.
A few hours after release, the gold proof coin is already 90% reserved.
The Snowman 50 pence coin
Only the second time The Snowman™ has been celebrated on a UK coin following the 2018 release of the original Snowman 50p from The Royal Mint
Licensed by Snowman Enterprises Limited