Step into a world where the familiar becomes terrifyingly unfamiliar with the 2018 The Barber 1 oz Copper Round. This unique copper round takes Charles E. Barber’s iconic Lady Liberty and gives her a zombie makeover, transforming a symbol of freedom into a harbinger of the apocalypse. Crafted with meticulous detail, this copper round is not just a piece of metal; it’s a conversation starter and a chilling reminder of the fragility of civilization.
- Composed of 1 ounce of AVDP copper with a purity of .999 fine copper.
- Part of the Zombucks series, offering a unique twist on classic designs.
- Features a 39mm diameter, fitting standard coin capsules.
- Produced by Elemetal Mint, ensuring quality and authenticity.
- Fourth in the series, with six more designs to come, making it a collectible item.
The original design by Charles E. Barber was a symbol of freedom and opportunity, but thanks to the talents of renowned designer, Tamaseugogo Merrick, this copper round takes a darker turn. It serves as a cautionary tale, reminding us of the impermanence of the world we know. The round’s reverse side features a biohazard symbol splattered with blood, encapsulating the grim reality of a post-apocalyptic world. This piece is not just currency; it’s “Currency of the Apocalypse,” making it a unique and thought-provoking addition to any collection.
The obverse side of the round showcases a zombified Lady Liberty, originally modeled after Anna Willess Williams. Her face is gruesomely torn, with scissors embedded in her eye—a brutal reminder of her close shave with death. The words “THE BARBER” and “2018” adorn the rim, along with 13 six-pointed stars that seem to dance to the Danse Macabre, adding a layer of eerie elegance to the design.
The reverse side is equally haunting, featuring a biohazard symbol covered in blood splatters. The rim is engraved with the words “CURRENCY OF THE APOCALYPSE, ZOMBUCKS, 1 OZ .999 FINE COPPER,” along with the Provident Metals compass. This side serves as a stark reminder to exercise caution in a world gone mad, making the round more than just a piece of metal—it’s a piece of art with a message.
Capture the essence of a world on the brink with the 2018 The Barber 1 oz Copper Round—a haunting masterpiece that melds historical iconography with apocalyptic forewarning. With its .999 fine copper composition and intricate design, this round is more than a collectible; it’s a tactile narrative of humanity’s darkest possibilities. Secure yours now and own a piece of art that challenges, captivates, and endures.