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

40000
Approx. $78.74 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.

Design:
• 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.

Packaging:
• 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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Specifications

No. 117680

2012 proof dollar

Composition: 99.99% pure silver
Finish: proof
Weight (g): 23.17
Diameter (mm): 36.07
Edge: reeded
Artist: Ardell Bourgeois (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)

2012 proof 2 dollars

Composition: nickel with brass inner core
Finish: proof
Weight (g): 9.0
Diameter (mm): 28.0
Edge: interrupted serrations
Artist: Brent Townsend (reverse), Suzanna Blunt (obverse)

2012 proof 1 dollar

Composition: brass
Finish: proof
Weight (g): 7.9
Diameter (mm): 26.5
Edge: plain
Artist: Arnold Nogy (reverse), Suzanna Blunt (obverse)

2012 proof 50 cents

Composition: nickel
Finish: proof
Weight (g): 9.23
Diameter (mm): 27.13
Edge: reeded
Artist: Canada's Coat of Arms (reverse), Suzanna Blunt (obverse)

2012 proof 25 cents

Composition: nickel
Finish: proof
Weight (g): 6.0
Diameter (mm): 23.88
Edge: reeded
Artist: Emanuel Hahn (reverse), Suzanna Blunt (obverse)

2012 proof 10 cents

Composition: nickel
Finish: proof
Weight (g): 2.45
Diameter (mm): 18.05
Edge: reeded
Artist: Emanuel Hahn (reverse), Suzanna Blunt (obverse)

2012 proof 5 cents

Composition: nickel
Finish: proof
Weight (g): 5.4
Diameter (mm): 21.2
Edge: reeded
Artist: G.E. Kruger-Gray (reverse), Suzanna Blunt (obverse)

2012 proof 1 cent

Composition: copper
Finish: proof
Weight (g): 2.94
Diameter (mm): 19.1
Edge: plain
Artist: G.E. Kruger-Gray (reverse), Suzanna Blunt (obverse)