Steamboat Willie is one of the most beloved cartoon characters of all time. Steamboat Willie is a black and white film about the adventures of Steamboat Willie, played by Mickey Mouse. Mickey plays a deck hand whose job is to get livestock onto the steamboat that he works on. The opening sequence of Steamboat Willie at the helm of his steamboat whistling “Turkey in the Straw” was reintroduced to Disney animated movie goers in 2007 as an introduction to their feature length animated films
This stunning .999 fine Silver coin features an image of Mickey Mouse from his first film, "Steamboat Willie" from 1928, in coloured form.
Contains 1oz of .999 fine Silver.
Obverse features the Ian Rank-Broadley likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II surrounded by the country and face value.
Reverse features a still frame of the iconic moment Mickey first found his way onto a film, which depicts him gleefully steering a ship through the waters.