allbirthdaycanadianacommemorativegiftholidayslunarmoins_de_50MONEY BACKGUARANTEE100%REMBOURSEMENT GARANTI100%newbornpopsportssubssubssubssubssubssubssubssubssubssubstraditionalunder_50wedding
Returns are FREE (Canada only)

Pure Gold Coin - 100th Anniversary of Canada's Coat of Arms - Mintage: 3,000 (2021)

Pure Gold Coin - 100th Anniversary of Canada's Coat of Arms - Mintage: 3,000 (2021)

Sold out
$499.95 CAD
You could earn at least 5,000 points ?
Mintage: 3,000
STATUS:
Canada and US only
Q&A Ask Questions, share answers

A 100-year-old emblem shines bright again on this 20 mm pure gold coin. Order today!

Features the original design! The coat of arms created for Canada in 1921 is re-created in extraordinary detail on this 99.99% pure gold coin, which was struck on an innovative thin, wide blank. These are the Arms that, a century ago, were an expression of the Dominion of Canada's newfound sense of self; and today, they are a symbol of nationhood that proudly recounts our history and our journey together.

Canada's original Coat of Arms, resplendent in 1/10 oz. pure gold. Don't miss out — order today!

Special features:
  • THE 1921 VERSION! Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Arms of Canada with this pure gold coin, which features the original design from 1921.
  • IMPRESSIVE DETAILING! Every component of Canada's coat of arms tells a story, so we went to great lengths to reproduce even the smallest details on this 20 mm coin.
  • STRUCK ON A THIN BLANK! This is the latest piece struck on a thin 99.99% pure gold blank that gives you the gold content of a 1/10 oz. coin, but with a 25% larger diameter — more space for the engraved art!
  • A SPECIAL GOLD TRIBUTE! Part of a yearlong celebration in 2021, this 99.99% pure gold coin is our most affordable all-gold tribute to Canada's coat of arms on its 100th anniversary.
  • INCLUDES SERIALIZED CERTIFICATE! The Royal Canadian Mint certifies all of its collector coins.
  • NO GST/HST

Design:
Your coin's reverse features a detailed reproduction of the original Arms of Canada proclaimed by King George V on November 21, 1921. At the base of the Coat of Arms is a garland of floral emblems—the English rose, the Scottish thistle, the Irish shamrock and the French lily—and a scroll bearing the motto "A MARI USQUE AD MARE" ("From sea to sea"). At the centre is the shield; its upper quadrants feature the three lions of England, the lion of Scotland, the Irish harp of Tara and the fleurs-de-lis of Royal France, while the bottom portion features a sprig of three maple leaves. The supporters are based on those of the Royal Arms of the United Kingdom: to the left of the shield, the lion of England holds the Royal Union Flag, while on the right, the unicorn of Scotland carries the flag of Royal France. Above the shield is the royal helmet draped with mantling. Atop the royal helmet is the crest set on a wreath of twisted cloth, and is comprised of a crowned lion holding a maple leaf in its right paw. Above the crest is the imperial crown that represents the monarch as Canada's Head of State.
The reverse also features the engraved word "CANADA," the commemorative dates "1921 - 2021", and the face value, "20 DOLLARS". The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty
Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt.

Did you know?
  • The official rendition of Canada's coat of arms has been revised three times since 1921: in 1923, when the Arms were slightly modified in style; in 1957, when the Arms were re-drawn to feature a modified Royal Crown and a sprig of red maple leaves in the shield; and in 1994, when an annulus bearing the motto of the Order of Canada, Desiderantes Meliorem Patriam ("They desire a better country"), was added behind the shield.
  • You could have your very own heraldic emblem! All Canadian citizens, municipalities and organizations are welcome to contact the Canadian Heraldic Authority to request the creation of their own heraldic emblem, whether it's a coat of arms, flag or badge. Part of the Canadian Honours System, heraldic emblems are granted in recognition of service to the community.

Packaging:
Your coin is encapsulated and presented in a Royal Canadian Mint-branded clamshell with a black beauty box.

Order today!

Reviews

Specifications

  • No.200191
  • Mintage3,000
  • Composition99.99% pure gold
  • Finishreverse proof
  • Weight (g) 3.14
  • Diameter (mm) 20
  • Edgeserrated
  • Certificateserialized
  • Face value20 dollars
  • ArtistRCM engravers reproduced the 1921 Coat of Arms (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)

Recently viewed items

Privacy Notice Statement:

The Royal Canadian Mint (the Mint) is a federal Crown corporation and is committed to protecting the privacy rights of individuals and safeguarding the personal information under its control in accordance with the provisions of the Privacy Act (the Act). The personal information requested is collected under the authority of the Royal Canadian Mint Act for the purpose of providing the Product Review and the Q&A functionality on mint.ca and is handled as described in personal information bank Public Communications PSU 914. This page is not intended to address customer-service related issues.

The Mint retains the services of a third party vendor, PowerReviews Inc. (PowerReviews), to capture customer feedback via reviews of Mint products and via the Q&A feature. PowerReviews' Privacy Policy can be consulted here.

If you choose to provide content via the Product Review channel and do not provide your email, no effort will be made to link the review to your identity. It is important therefore to not include any personally identifiable information in the text boxes. You are encouraged to make fact-based statements that also do not include your personal views and opinions about another individual as the Act considers this to be the personal information of the other individual. Any personal information included will be protected and retained according to the provisions of the Act.

Should you elect to provide your email address via the Product Review page (optional), it will be transmitted directly and securely to PowerReviews for the sole purpose of determining your status as a "verified reviewer". The email address will not be published or further used or disclosed by PowerReviews and will not be disclosed back to the Mint. Note however that the email address of the reviewer becomes marked as verified throughout the PowerReviews platform. Customer reviews provided via post-purchase emails sent by the Mint determine your status as a "verified buyer" of the product in question. Provision of an email address is required for the Q&A functionality in order to notify you that your question has been answered. These email addresses are not further used or retained by PowerReviews or the Mint.

Under the Act, you have the right to the protection of your personal information and the right to access and to request corrections where you believe there is an error or omission. All questions or concerns about your personal information and the Mint’s privacy practices can be directed to the Mint's ATIP Office at atip@mint.ca or 613-993-2711. In addition, individuals have the right to file a complaint with the Privacy Commissioner of Canada regarding the Mint's handling of their personal information.