Ask anyone to list iconic symbols of Canada, and chances are, they'll mention a colourfully uniformed "Mountie"-like the one depicted on this commemorative coin. This year (2023) marks the 150.Anniversary of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), an integral part of Canada's story since 1873. Since its storied beginnings as the North-West Mounted Police (NWMP), Canada's national police service has grown, modernized and endeavoured to become a more inclusive and diverse organization, and this is reflected on your coin's reverse. Its colourful portrait of a mounted officer-a globally recognized symbol of Canada, of law and order-is a recognition of the force's rich history, as well as the contributions made by members of the RCMP. Recognizing the RCMP's 150-year history.
This fine silver coin commemorates the 150. Anniversary of Canada's national police service, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police-an integral part of Canada's story since 1873. The Mountie in red serge is one of the most iconic images of Canada, and you'll find a modern rendition of that emblematic image on your coin's reverse.Your coin commemorates the RCMP's milestone anniversary in 2023 and honours its members' contributions to Canada's story over the last 150 years. A great addition to any history or Canadian-themed collection! 99.99% pure silver with a proof finish. Limited to 7,500 coins worldwide. Your coin is encapsulated and presented in a black Royal Canadian Mint-branded clamshell with a black beauty box. Recognized worldwide, the RCMP's distinctive uniform and black horse have been brought to life by dynamic finishes and an application of colour over the relief. Engraved on your coin's reverse, the mountains of western Canada provide a fitting backdrop for the RCMP officer and rider; they also serve as a reminder of the RCMP's beginnings. Composition: 99.99% Pure Silver.