|Year/Period and Variation:||Soyuzmultfilm Once Upon A Dog Wolf w. certificate - 1 Oz|
Cook Islands - 5 Dolalrs 2011 'Soyuzmultfilm Once Upon A Dog - Wolf' 1 oz silver
Country Cook Islands
Face Value 5 Dollars
Weight 1 Oz (31.10g)
Size 38.61 mm
Thickness 2.90 mm
Mintage 2,000 pcs
Certificate of authenticity Yes
Presentation Case Yes
This silver proof coin with a serrated edge is dedicated to the Cartoon "Once Upon A Dog". The day comes when an old watchdog becomes useless but the masters being kind decide not to drive him away. However they turn exasperated when the Dog stays indifferent during a burglary. The Dog is kicked out and goes to the forest, where he meets the Wolf, his old enemy. The Dog and the Wolf are both old, so they understand they can't be just enemies. The Wolf stages a kidnapping to help his mate and the Dog "rescues" the child. The Dog is welcomed back to the khutor (the farmstead) and continues managing his old duty. The winter comes and one evening the Dog hears the howl of the Wolf. The Dog remembers to repay the Wolf's kindness. He helps the Wolf to infiltrate the house where there is wedding in progress and feeds him with viands from table. Becoming tipsy from filling meal, alcohol and warm house, the Wolf reveals starts to howl his "song". He howls and the Dog has to cast the mate away from the house. The Wolf thanks the Dog and the best friends bid farewell.
The story reveals the problem of becoming old and useless. It appeals to everyone's ability for mutual readiness to help, despite the prehistory.
Founded in 1936, the film studio “Soyuzmultfilm” is a Russian animation studio based in Moscow. Over the years it has gained international attention and respect, garnering numerous awards both at home and abroad. Noted for a great variety of style, it is regarded as the most influential animation studio of the former Soviet Union. The studio has produced 1530 films during its existence.
This proof quality coin depicts the Wolf leaning against a tree stem. He is in the woods, surrounded by trees. The character is very detailed and offsets itself against the background, due to the applied color. You will also find the official “Soyuzmultfilm” trademark on the face of the coin.
Each coin features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
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