Sets of circulation coins are particularly popular collector`s articles among numismatists. The reason is the unique opportunity to acquire a beautiful commemorative collection which stores the complete season of currency in circulation, and also the original version of each set. The Czech Mint is annually dedicated them to exceptional places or occasions and a unique collector`s token is added to valid coins. We could hardly find more significant event for Czech citizens in 2015, than the Ice Hockey World Championships. Therefore it is not a surprise that this championship is the leitmotiv of the extra annual set and the token is dominated by the playful mascots - Bob and Bobek.
The animated adventures of the two rabbits of the hat are famous for its specific Czech humor. The characters became delegates of this hockey holiday. Bob is the taller and smarter rabbit of the couple, Bobek is the smaller but the more skillful one. The author of their stories, known by young and older TV viewers since 1979, is a renowned Czech illustrator, cartoonist and director Vladimír Jiránek. The particular voice of both rabbits is imparted by the actor Josef Dvořák.
The rabbits left the warm hat of magician Pokustón in order to go to the ice rink- Bob and Bobek in dynamic hockey poses decorate funny bilingual token, which author is outstanding Czech medallist Irena Hradecká, DiS. The token is made of Nordic Gold alloy and completes the annual set of standard Czech coins at nominal value of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 and 50 CZK, which have not been included in the circulation and were minted in 2015.
The attractive gift for all hockey fans and collectors has a limited edition of 3500 pieces. Popular topic foreshadows great interest. Transform your chances on time and delight yourself or your loved ones!