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2017 Canada Big Coin Series - Alex Colville Designs - Howling Wolf 5 oz Silver Gilt Proof $0.50 Coin NGC PF69 Early Release Exclusive Canada Label

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2017 Canada Big Coin Series - Alex Colville Designs - Howling Wolf 5 oz Silver Gilt Proof $0.50 Coin NGC PF69 ER Exclusive Canada Label
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Why should you add this 2017 Canada Big Coin Series: Alex Colville Designs - Howling Wolf 5 oz. Silver Gilt Proof Coin to your collection?

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Canada, the fourth installment from the Big Coin series features a commemorative re-issue of the Alex Colville designed fifty-cent coin. This beautiful recreation of the howling wolf also comes with selective gold-plating. The coin is struck from 5 Troy oz. of 99.99 pure silver and features a low mintage of just 2,150 coins struck.

Featuring the iconic work of Alex Colville

In keeping with the original design of the Alex Colville designed fifty-cent coin the obverse features the second portrait of young Queen Elizabeth II and has been selectively gold plated, enhancing the original design.

Depicted on the reverse is a re-creation of Alex Colville's design of a howling wolf, this iconic design was first struck in 1967 and has been specially enhanced with gold-plating.

Graded Proof 69 Early Releases and with an exclusive Canada label

This coin was graded within the first thirty days of its release by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) and achieved the grade of Proof 69, a grade reserved to describe a well-struck coin with only inconsequential imperfections. Included with your purchase is an exclusive Canadian label.

Purchase your 2017 Canada Big Coin Series: Alex Colville Designs - Howling Wolf 5 oz. Silver Gilt Proof Coin today!


Year of Issue:2017
Mint:Royal Canadian Mint
Grading Service:NGC
Grade:PF69
Release Type:Early Releases
Finish:Gilt Proof
Label/Signature:Exclusive Canada Label
Composition:Silver
Purity:0.9999
Display Weight:5 oz
Weight in Grams:155.517 g
Weight in Ounces:5 oz
Country:Canada
Legal Tender:Canada
Currency:Dollar
Denomination:0.50
Mintage:2,150
Obverse Design:Queen Elizabeth II Portrait
Reverse Design:Howling Wolf
Reverse Designer/Engraver:Arnold Machin
Obverse Designer/Engraver:Alex Colville