Canada's circulation coins are a part of our everyday lives and collectors have come to know every design element and variation. But what if these familiar images only told part of the story? The successor to the Royal Canadian Mint's popular Big Coin series, The Bigger Picture zooms in on Canada's circulation coins and zooms out to reveal there's a lot more story to discover! Like a coin within a coin, each circulation design is re-created on a larger 5 oz. Fine silver piece that provides an extended canvas for the engraved-only art.
The Bigger Picture series features the following six coins. Coin #1: Bluenose Coin #2: Beaver Coin #3: Caribou Coin #4: Coat of Arms Coin #5: Loon Coin #6: Polar Bear SPECIAL FEATURES 5 OZ. Each of these coins is crafted from five ounces of the world's finest silver (99.99% pure).That high silver content gives each coin a diameter of 65.25 mm and a metal weight of 157.6 g - the same as our popular Big Coin series - and that provides ample room for complex engraving and captivating designs. An exciting collecting opportunity for those who love Canada's circulation coins with a limited mintage. Only 1,300 coins are available worldwide. The Royal Canadian Mint certifies all of its collector coins. NO GST/HST'Bluenose' is an official mark adopted and used by the Nova Scotia Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage pursuant to the Trademarks Act (Canada).
It is used by the Royal Canadian Mint with the Department's permission. ABOUT THE ROYAL CANADIAN MINT The Royal Canadian Mint is known as one of the most reputable mints in the world.
The Ottawa Branch of the Royal Mint opened in 1908 and was renamed The Royal Canadian Mint in 1931 when control was transferred to the Canadian government. The Royal Canadian Mint is renowned for producing some of the highest quality and purity of gold and silver bullion coins and bars in the world.
Their high standards for excellence and quality allowed them to be the first refinery to manufacture 9999 fine gold bullion coins in 1982, as well as the first to reach 99999 fine gold purity in 1999. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "silvergoldbull" and is located in this country: CA.
This item can be shipped to Canada.