Diverse geographies, natural wonders and resources coming together from coast to coast to coast. A multitude of traditions, languages, and skills blurring distinct cultural lines. History may have recorded the beginning of Confederation 150 years ago, but for todays citizens, Canada can begin anywhere on this nations ever-evolving continuum. This puzzle coin is an outstanding, first-ever achievement at the Mint, and a unique portrait of Canada that will be the highlight of the most distinctive collections. Canadian heraldic artist Cathy Bursey-Sabourin has recreated Canadas 13 provincial and territorial shields on. A series of jigsaw pieces that encircle a central coin to create a large, 14-part coin. Each shield is exquisitely. Coloured and presented in the order each province and territory entered Confederation. A garland of maple. Leaves visually connects the pieces and carries a ribbon with each provinces and territorys year of entry into. The central coin features a selectively gold plated Centre Block of Parliament Hill with the. Centennial Flame burning in the foreground. Each piece of the puzzle is legal tender with a face value of. An unmatched portrait of Canada that will soar above all. Other commemorative keepsakes for its rich heraldic artistry. Historic prestige, and cutting-edge technology. This coin is a. Must-have acquisition for dedicated numismatists, history. Buffs, and anyone seeking to mark Canadas 150th. Anniversary with a prestigious collectible that will stand the. Diameter: 123.7 mm Material: Silver Fineness: 0.9999 Weight: 502.47 g Bullion Weight: 16.153 Troy Ounces. Obverse: Queen Elizabeth II Reverse: 13 Provincial and Territorial Shields Artist: Cathy Bursey-Sabourin Finish: Proof Quantity Produced: 800 Monarch: Queen Elizabeth II Theme(s): Celebrate Canada. The item “2017 $20 and $50 Canada 150 Puzzle Coin 14 Piece Pure Silver Coin Set” is in sale since Monday, November 27, 2017. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative”. The seller is “fgagnon75″ and is located in Montreal. This item can be shipped to Canada, United States.
- Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated
- Certification Number: 415
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Canada