APR57

2017 1/2 oz Proof Canadian Silver Celebrating Canada’s 150th Series Wild Swift Fox and Pups Coin (Box + CoA)

$ 46.86

APR57

2017 1/2 oz Proof Canadian Silver Celebrating Canada’s 150th Series Wild Swift Fox and Pups Coin (Box + CoA)

$ 46.86
  • Description

The Royal Canadian Mints celebration of Canadas 150th anniversary of confederation rolls along with yet another stunning proof coin release. The variety of silver apr57 coins originating from this series at the RCM is truly impressive, and offers something for everyone interested in buying silver or showcasing their Canadian pride. Today, the 2017 oz Proof Canadian Silver Celebrating Canadas 150th Series Wild Swift Fox and Pups coin is available to you online from APR 57.

Coin Highlights:

  • Arrives in a maroon clamshell from the Royal Canadian Mint.
  • 10th coin in a 13-coin series!
  • Limited mintage of only 25,000 coins!
  • Contains Troy oz of .9999 pure silver.
  • Face value of $10 (CAD) is fully backed by Canadas government.
  • Obverse features the image of Queen Elizabeth II.
  • Reverse includes a colorized image of a Swift Fox and pup.
  • John E. Marriott is the creating artist.

Featuring 13 coins in total, the Celebrating Canadas 150th Series travels across the Canadian countryside through each of the 10 provinces and 3 territories of the nation. The images featured on each of the coins in this collection come from the Canadian Geographic magazine and originated as photos in the magazine.

The collection of 150th Series coins features a release schedule that follows the order of Canadas provinces and territories as they were granted entry into Confederation. This particular Wild Swift Fox and Pups proof silver coin is representative of Saskatchewans Grasslands National Park of Canada.

Each 2017 oz Proof Canadian Silver Celebrating Canadas 150th Series coin in this listing arrives inside of a maroon clamshell from the Royal Canadian Mint. Individual coins include a numbered Certificate of Authenticity along with purchase.

On the obverse of all coins in this listing is the image of Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majesty features on the obverse of all Canadian coinage, and this particular design was created in 2003 by Canadian artist Susanna Blunt.

The reverse of the 2017 oz Canadian Silver Wild Swift Fox and Pups coin includes the color photograph from Canadian photographer John E. Marriott. It captures in vibrant color and detailed engraving the swift fox on an open prairie landscape, with a pup facing the viewer as it works to climb onto its mothers back.

The Royal Canadian Mint is the official sovereign mint of Canada. Founded in 1908, it originally operated just one facility in the federal capital of Ottawa, and now has a second location in the city of Winnipeg.

Please dont hesitate to contact APR 57 with questions at 212-246-2000. You can also connect with our customer service team online using our live web chat and email features.

 

 

APR ID 1459832
Year 2017
Mint Mark Not Shown
Purity .9999
Manufacturer Royal Canadian Mint
Diameter 34 mm
Denomination $10
Condition Proof
Face Value $10 CAD
Issuing Country Canada
Obverse Designer Susanna Blunt
Reverse Designer John E. Marriott
Edge Design Reeded
Series Celebrating Canada\'s 150th
CoA Yes
Mintage 25,000
Packaging Type Box
Package Dimensions 2.8x2.8x1.55
Weight 1/2 Troy Ounce
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