Birds of Prey Series: The Great Horned Owl
The fourth and final coin in the popular Birds of Prey series is here, and it celebrates the Great Horned Owl. This bullion 1 oz. .9999 pure silver coin has been long-anticipated and is sure to please collectors of this series. It features a distinctive bullion finish with frosted relief and a lined, textured background.
This silver collectible coin honors the Canadian Bird of Prey, the Great Horned Owl, as the series has done on the first three coins of the series with other species. The Great Horned Owl is Canada's most common bird of prey and is a symbol of power and agility. This 2015 coin will have a maximum mintage of 1 million coins.
Design of the 2015 Great Horned Owl Silver Bullion Coin
The 2015 Great Horned Owl coin brings incredible detail that captures the fierce personality of this bird of prey on a silver, bullion finish coin. This portrait of the species is featured on the reverse side -- the bird can be seen as it is landing with its talons outstretched in front of it and its wings spread wide open. Inscribed on this side of the coin is: "CANADA," "9999," "FINE SILVER 1 oz. ARGENT PUR," and the artist's initials, "ED."
On the obverse of this coin appears the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II that was designed by Susanna Blunt. Each of the four coins in the Birds of Prey series feature the same design on their obverses. The inscriptions on this side of the coin are: "2015," "D.G. REGINA," "5 DOLLARS" and "ELIZABETH 11."
Why add this 2015 Great Horned Owl coin to your collection today?
A maximum mintage of 1 million coins may seem like a lot, but for a series as popular as the Birds of Prey and for the final coin in it, this mintage is sure to go quickly. If you want to secure your Great Horned Owl coin, now is the time. This coin comes with the original Mint packaging from the Royal Canadian Mint (RCM). Known for their beautifully designed coins, the RCM never disappoints when it comes to quality product. This coin will please any nature lover or modern coin collector. Made from the highest quality silver, this coin will also please the stacker who also appreciates artistic designs.
|Year of Issue:||2015|
|Mint:||Royal Canadian Mint|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1032 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|