2014 FINE SILVER PROOF SET. 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE DECLARATION OF WWI. We stand should to shoulder with Britain’ Prime Minister Robert Borden, August 19, 1914. The reverse image by Canadian artist Bonnie Ross depicts a couples emotional farewell at a train station, where the first wave of volunteers is boarding a train bound for the Valcartier camp. Time stands still for this couple as they savour one last embrace before his departure, both of them uncertain of the future that lies ahead. It is a poignant reminder of the sacrifices made by those who answered the call of duty, and their loved ones who remained on the home front. The entire Proof Set is struck in 99.99% Fine Silver. This beautifully detailed coin commemorates the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War. Featuring new premium finishing techniques: the circulation-based silver coins boast brings an enhanced look to the standard. The design is a tribute to those who helped Canada rise to nationhood through their bravery, resolve and sacrifice. Mintage 25,000. Packaging genuine leather book-style packaging. Finished size 190 mm x 125 mm. 99.99% pure silver with selective gold plating. 99.99% pure silver with gold-plated inner core. 99.99% pure silver, gold plated. 11 sided 26.50. 99.99% pure silver. LAUNCH DATE: January 14, 2014. ADVERTISING DATE: January 14, 2014. The item “2014 Proof Set withProof 100th Ann of WWI Silver $ All 7 Coins 9999 Fine (13808)NT” is in sale since Tuesday, October 10, 2017. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative”. The seller is “gatewestcoins” and is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba. This item can be shipped to Canada, United States.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Canada
- Manufacturer: Royal Canadian Mint
- Year: 2014