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A symbol of the power and vastness of our nation’s northern landscape, the polar bear is king of the Canadian Arctic. And no wonder: not only is Canada home to the largest polar bear population on earth, but this massive beast has the ability to survive and thrive amid our country’s harshest climates.
Your coin is the second in our new 1 oz fine silver O Canada series, which focuses on iconic Canadian images. With a limited mintage of only 8,500, ensure you order yours today!
• This is the second coin in the Royal Canadian Mint’s exciting new O Canada 1-oz silver coin series, focusing on iconic Canadian images.
• Engraved in exquisite detail to celebrate one of Canada’s most important national icons.
• Struck in premium proof finish with a mirrored background.
• Crafted in 99.99% pure silver.
• Limited mintage of only 8,500 coins.
Designed by Canadian artist Pierre Leduc, your engraved coin displays a heartwarming scene: a mother polar bear with her two young cubs on a frozen Arctic hillside. The massive mother sits patiently on her hindquarters in a snowdrift, practically nose-to-nose with one cavorting cub as it stands on its hind legs, pawing at her left arm. The other cub stands in front of her on all fours, looking around at its frozen surroundings. Above the bears and to the right side of the image rises a large snowdrift topped by two snow-covered trees.
The reverse also features a stylized polar bear paw print and the engraved word “CANADA,” the date “2013” and the face value of “25 DOLLARS.”
Your coin is encapsulated and presented in a maroon clamshell case lined with flock and protected by a customized full color sleeve.
This coin is an excellent addition to any premium collection focused around nature or Canadiana. With a limited mintage of 8,500, it’s sure to go fast—so order yours today!