Why does this Chibi Halo Series 1 oz. Silver 2021 Cortana Shaped Colorized Proof coin belong in your collection?
The wide variety of Chibi series coinage produced by the New Zealand Mint are immensely popular among collectors for their delightful cartoon-like designs. This release is an homage to Cortana, the powerful artificial intelligence (AI) introduced in 2001, in Halo: Combat Evolved. The coin is the second release of the Chibi Halo series, issued in celebration of Cortana’s 20th Anniversary.
- This 2021 Chibi Cortana coin is struck from 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver.
- The coin is minted with a gorgeous proof finish enhanced with vibrant color.
- The fabulous character shaped coin measures 29.6 x 36.0 mm.
- The coin will ship in original Mint, Halo themed packaging.
- Mintage is limited to just 2,000 pieces.
Enchanting Chibi Cortana
Obverse: The obverse features the right facing effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, which was designed by acclaimed British sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley in 1998. Inscribed “ELIZABETH II” and “NIUE” above the portrait, with “2021” and “2 DOLLARS” below. Located near the base of the coin is the inscription “1 OZ 999 FINE SILVER,” along with “MICROSOFT CORPORATION,” confirming the coin as an officially licensed product.
Reverse: Chibi Cortana is depicted on the reverse, wearing a high tech suit of armor. The character is portrayed with her signature close-cropped hair style and distinctive bluish-purple holographic hue.
Magnificent GEM Proof Coin
This 2021 Cortana colorized proof coin from the Niue Halo Chibi Series is offered by ModernCoinMart in GEM Proof condition. The ungraded, unique character shaped 1 oz. silver coin is sealed in a custom fitted capsule and presented in its original Mint package, a colorfully themed, Halo branded display box which features a specially designed 20th Anniversary Cortana logo and a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.