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2017 Canada Big Coin Series - Alex Colville Designs - Rabbit 5 oz Silver Gilt Proof 5c Coin GEM Proof (Original Government Packaging)

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2017 Canada Big Coin Series - Alex Colville Designs - Rabbit 5 oz Silver Gilt Proof 5c Coin GEM Proof (OGP)
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Why add this 2017 Canada Gilt 5 oz. Silver Proof Alex Colville Design Nickel to your collection?

The Royal Canadian Mint's (RCM) Alex Colville Designs: Big Coin Series celebrates the 150th Anniversary of the Confederation of Canada with the commemorative re-issue of the circulation coins specially designed and struck in honor of the 1967 Canadian Centennial. This proof silver nickel coin is struck from 5 Troy oz. of .9999 fine silver, selectively enhanced with gold plating on obverse and reverse. The magnificent collectible coin measures 65.25 mm in diameter, and weighs 157.6 grams, with a mintage limited to just 2,150 pieces.

Design of the 1967 Canadian Centennial 5-Cent Coin

The reverse of the coin features Alex Colville's beautifully detailed rabbit, captured mid-hop to the left. Inscriptions include "5 CENTS" and "CANADA," with the commemorative dates "1867-2017."

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is portrayed on the obverse, designed by Arnold Machin, as struck on the original Canadian Centennial release. It is inscribed "ELIZABETH II" and "D. G. REGINA."

Beautiful gilt proof in original Mint packaging

This 2017 Canada Big Coin Series: Alex Colville Designs: 5-Cent Rabbit 5 oz. Gilt Silver coin is a superbly struck proof, with exceptional finishes and fantastic eye appeal. The encapsulated proof is presented in the maroon clamshell case branded by the Royal Canadian Mint (RCM) accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, and further protected in an outer box ornamented with the coin's iconic rabbit imagery.

Add this 5 oz. big coin featuring Alex Colville's 1967 5-Cent Rabbit design to your collection today!


Year of Issue:2017
Mint:Royal Canadian Mint
Grading Service:Uncertified
Grade:GEM Proof
Finish:Gilt Proof
Packaging:Original Government Packaging
Composition:Silver
Purity:.9999
Display Weight:5 oz
Weight in Grams:155.5162 g
Weight in Ounces:5 oz
Diameter:65.25 mm
Country:Canada
Legal Tender:Canada
Currency:Dollar
Denomination:0.05
Mintage:2,150