Dragons are deeply ingrained in Chinese and East Asian culture. For those who are lucky enough to be associated with the dragon, it is a symbol of good luck. The design on the reverse of these coins from Simon Ng showcases the dragon in a luck design.On the reverse of the 2017 1 oz Canadian Lucky Dragon High Relief Silver Coin is a dragon in the figure eight symbol. The figure eight design taps into one of the most important numbers in Chinese culture, with the number 8 representing wealth and prosperity. Engravings on this side include the nation of issue, purity, metal content, and weight of the coin. The obverse of the 2017 Canadian Lucky Dragon High Relief Silver coins features the portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majesty is featured here in the fourth-generation depiction used on Canadian coinage during her long reign. Created in 2003 by Susanna Blunt, this is just the second design from a Canadian artist and the first monarch portrait since her father George VIs to depict the monarch without a crown. Founded in 1908 to provide refining capacity for precious metals discovered in the Yukon Territories, the Royal Canadian Mint serves as the official sovereign mint of the nation. It operates its original location in the federal capital of Ottawa along with a newer location in Winnipeg.
The item "LUCKY DRAGON High Relief 2017 Royal Canadian Mint 1 oz Silver Coin in Capsule" is in sale since Monday, February 1, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "jimz02141" and is located in Cambridge, Massachusetts.This item can be shipped worldwide.