Daspletosaurus Torosus - Lenticular Coin (2010)
The first issue of the Dinosaur Exhibit Series.
Click “WATCH VIDEO” to see this coin's special motion effects
The Royal Canadian Mint teams up with Canada’s museums to create this new series of must-have dinosaur coins, each inspired by a different exhibit. What better place to start than the Canadian Museum of Nature - the nation’s leading natural sciences and natural history museum that’s about to celebrate its 100th anniversary.
Vibrant colour and intriguing lenticular technology set the stage for a stunning motion effect - the first coin in this exciting new dinosaur series. Includes 6 fun and educational trading cards in full colour!
Daspletosaurus Torosus is just one of many amazing dinosaur fossils. As the first of three dinosaurs to be featured in our 2010 line-up, this fierce prehistoric carnivore will appear to spring into motion every time you tilt this coin. It’s presented in a full-colour folder that also includes six trading cards that will fascinate and engage amateur dinosaur hunters and enthusiasts alike - a terrific keepsake!