All proceeds donated to pet rescues and shelters. Celebrate the history and artistry of Canadian circulation coinage with this fine silver 5-cent piecepart of the Royal Canadian Mints new series featuring Canadas six circulation coins. Each beautiful coin is composed of five ounces of fine silver and features selective gold plating on both the reverse and the obverse. The reverse features British artist G. Kruger-Grays iconic design featuring the right profile of a beaver standing on a rock surrounded by water. On the reverse, the beaver, water, and rock and maple leaves are gold-plated, as is the raised edge. This 5-ounce silver 5-cent piece features British artist G. Kruger-Grays iconic beaver design, first issued in 1937. This design has been used continuously on Canadian’nickels’ with only a few notable exceptions. Part of the Royal Canadian Mints exciting 6-coin series of 5-ounce pure silver versions of Canadas 5-cent, 10-cent, 25-cent, 50-cent, 1-dollar, and 2-dollar circulation coins. Selective gold plating on both the reverse and obverse sides of the coin makes this series particularly lovely and exceptionally unique. With a very limited mintage of only 1,500 coins per issue, this series is sure to be highly sought after by collectors. Drawing its inspiration from minting itself, this coin makes an exquisite gift, an inspiring introduction to collecting, or an important addition for any collector interested in Canadian subjects, Canadian and international circulation coinage, or minting history. Composition 99.99% pure silver. Mintage 1,500. Weight (g) 157.6. Diameter (mm) 65.25. Face Value 5 cents. Finish Proof with selective gold plating. Packaging Maroon clamshell with custom beauty box. Finished size 117 mm x 96 mm. The item “2015 5-OUNCE FINE SILVER COIN BIG COIN SERIES 5-CENT COIN” is in sale since Friday, August 14, 2015. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative”. The seller is “motherchicklet” and is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Certification: Royal Canadian Mint
- Certification Number: 1020/1500
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Canada