20.08.2019

The latest issue of the Royal Canadian Mint – June 2016

The Royal Canadian Mint is a mint that has accustomed us to the royal momentum. The constantly issued coins for collectors delight not only with the quality of workmanship, but also with the ingenuity in the selection of topics. Get to know some of the latest proposals that are worth ordering while they are available on a regular basis! Check what will be found in the July issue?

2016 $150 PURE GOLD COIN BLESSINGS OF GOOD HEALTH

Composition 99.999% pure gold
Mintage 588
Weight (g)* 10.4
Diameter (mm) 22.5
Face Value $150
Finish Proof

The first of the coins impresses with the irregular shape and the real gold glow of the highest sample of 99.999%. It weighs just over 10 grams, it is not large, but the Chinese motif and the wealth of original ornaments were given with exceptional precision. Circulation? Only 588 copies.

2016 $20 FINE SILVER COIN – FIRST WORLD WAR BATTLEFRONT SERIES: THE BATTLE OF BEAUMONT-HAMEL

Composition 99.99% pure silver
Mintage 10,000
Weight (g)* 31.39
Diameter (mm) 38
Face Value $20
Finish Proof with selective

The second proposal seems to have been created for all those who are passionate about the military struggles of the First World War. The terrifying time of armed conflict was at the same time a duel of many equal armies from around the globe. As part of the silver 20-dollar (99.99% rehearsal), this time a fragment of the Battle of Somme about Beaumont-Hamel was captured. Hurry up – the next edition of “First World War Battlefront Series” was broadcast only in 10,000 copies!

 

2016 $20 FINE SILVER COIN JEWEL OF THE RAIN: BIGLEAF MAPLE

Composition 99.99% pure silver
Mintage 4,500
Weight (g)* 31.39
Diameter (mm) 38
Face Value $20
Finish Proof

It’s time for a bit of botany. Another novelty is the limited edition of four and a half thousand silver (99.99%) coins from – how else, in the case of Canadian numismat – maple leaves in natural surroundings. The interpretation of the theme deserves special applause, because the technique used on the one hand was able to reproduce a magnificent forest landscape, and on the other, to bring a contrasting, vivid, saturated color of the leaves onto the coin.

2016 $20 FINE SILVER COIN MAPLE LEAF MAZE

Composition 99.99% pure silver
Mintage 8,000
Weight (g)* 31.39
Diameter (mm) 38
Face Value $20
Finish Proof

The Canadian mint once again decided to amaze all lovers of original, unusual solutions, launching 8,000 silver coins with the highest nominal value of $ 20. Topic? Again a maple leaf, but, but … Why is there a maze in the name? Look at the coin structure. Intense color and specific filling required the highest technical skills.


2016 $20 FINE SILVER COIN THE MIGRATORY BIRDS CONVENTION: 100 YEARS OF
PROTECTION THE AMERICAN AVOCET

Composition 99.99% pure silver
Mintage 6,500
Weight (g)* 31.39
Diameter (mm) 38
Face Value $20
Finish Proof

The Royal Canadian Mint series oscillate around different themes, but nature seems to be particularly close. This is the case with the collection referring to bird migration. The latest offer – a silver 20-dollar made from one ounce sample of 99.99%, in a pleasant way to the eye presents the hundredth anniversary of the protection of American avocet.

2016 $15 FINE SILVER COIN NATIONAL HEROES: PARAMEDICS

Composition 99.99% pure silver
Mintage 10,000
Weight (g)* 23.17
Diameter (mm) 36.07
Face Value $15
Finish Proof

Once again, we are pleased to present the unveiling of the “National Heroes” collection. This time, medical rescuers were honored, creating coins for pure silver collectors with the face value of $ 15, with a diameter of just over 36 millimeters, and – most importantly from the commercial point of view of numismatics – in a circulation of 10,000 copies.


2016 $8 FINE SILVER COIN TIGER AND DRAGON YIN AND YANG

Composition 99.99% pure silver
Mintage 6,888
Weight (g)* 20.86
Diameter (mm) 36
Face Value $8
Finish Proof

The symbolism of the Yin and Yang sign long ago escaped from the Far East culture, gaining recognition around the world, also in Canada. Therefore, further translations are unnecessary; it will be easier to say that each of the 6888 coins issued contains pure silver of the highest order and is signed with an intriguing $8 face value.


2016 $5 FINE SILVER COIN BIRTHSTONES – JULY

Composition 99.99% pure silver
Mintage 3,000
Weight (g)* 7.96
Diameter (mm) 27
Face Value $5
Finish Proof

At the end, we have something else for fans of Far Eastern dragons and beautiful stones. Happy June stone stands out with a wonderful shade of red color. The coin for collectors is silver, it was issued in three thousand copies and weighs only 7.96 grams.