Diversify your holdings with the acquisition of a 2 oz 2020 Royal Canadian Mounted Police Silver coin from the Royal Canadian Mint! The Royal Canadian Mounted Police, or "Mounties" as they are affectionately known, stand as the National symbol of sovereign authority throughout the Great nation of Canada.
Initially conceptualized as the Northwest Mounted Police, by Prime Minister, Sir John A. MacDonald, the primary role of the Mountie was to patrol the newly acquired North West Territories and maintain law and order. Today, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police are tasked with the particular national security of all three territories and eight of the ten provinces. They also work in close conjunction with the Ontario Provincial Police, and the Surete du Quebec, and have National Jurisdiction as peace officers.
Meticulous attention to detail is applied, as the distinctive features of the Mountie; his high collared tunic, Montana creased campaign hat, and spurred boots are all illustrated concisely. Radial lines are utilized throughout the field of the reverse. A micro-engraved maple leaf adorned with the coin's year of issue lies in the top right quadrant of the coins field as an added security feature, while the coins 9999 purity rests in on the bottom left. The Nation, year of conception and issue, and weight all encapsulate the image.
Held on the obverse, is the effigy of King George V designed by Sir E. B Mackennal with stunning detail.
Once again radial lines feature throughout the obverses field. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police have garnered an iconic status throughout the nation and the world for their service and enduring dependability. This stunning 2 oz 9999 pure silver coin honours their tradition and service, making this coin a collector's item in addition to its precious metal value. Add a few 2 oz 2020 Royal Canadian Mounted Police Silver coins to your cart right now!
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.