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Silver Dollar Proof Set - 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812 - Mintage: 40000 (2012)

Mintage 40000
Canada and US only
Approx. $72.71 USD
$99.95 CAD

Proof Silver Dollar commemorates the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812.

Special Features:
• New for 2012! Includes the Proof Silver Dollar in fine silver (99.99% pure) and impressive proof versions of Canada’s traditional circulation coin designs struck in solid alloys: nickel (5, 10, 25, 50¢ and $2 outer ring), brass ($1 and $2 inner core) and copper (1¢).
• Only 40,000 sets minted worldwide.

• Intricate detailing on the Proof Silver Dollar depicts a British sergeant, a Voltigeur Canadien, and an Iroquois warrior in historically accurate uniform approaching the invader with unity of purpose to defend the border and colonies they represent.
• Encircling the design of the Proof Silver Dollar are 200 finely struck beads symbolizing the 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812.

• CD lens concept with Royal Canadian Mint branded maroon outer cover and black set-up box.

A highly collectible set that commemorates the bicentennial of a pivotal moment in Canadian colonial history. Order today!

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