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2017 Canada Celebrating Canada's 150th - Voyageur Special Edition 1 oz Gold $150 Coin GEM BU in its Original Mint Packaging

2017 Canada Celebrating Canada's 150th - Voyageur Special Edition 1 oz Gold $150 Coin GEM BU OGP
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Why purchase this 2017 Canada Celebrating Canada's 150th - Voyageur Special Edition 1 oz. Gold $150 Coin?

In Celebration of Canada's 150th anniversary and the 30th anniversary of the 11-sided affectionally called "loonie" one-dollar coin, the Royal Canadian Mint has released a new 2-part collection with the second piece in the set featuring the originally intended design for the coin, the Voyageur. This release features a limited mintage of 15,000 coins and is secured in an original card-style packaging that labels each individual coins production number. The original 11-sided one-dollar coin was intended to feature a voyageur a design which appeared in 1935 but in rare circumstance, the dies were lost in transit causing the Mint to change direction with the design of the coin.

Featuring the original design intended for "the loonie" one-dollar coin

Susanna Blunt's effigy of Queen Elizabeth II appears on the obverse of this coin the design has been plated with platinum adding to the overall visual effect.

Depicted on the reverse is a Voyageur these men were French-Canadians that drove the fur-trade as they were responsible for conveying the goods over long distances.

GEM Brilliantly Uncirculated.

This gold coin has received the designation of GEM Brilliant Uncirculated this means that the coin is well-struck, at least the grade of Mint State 65, and has maintained the original Mint luster and condition.

Buy this 2017 Canada Celebrating Canada's 150th - Voyageur Special Edition 1 oz. Gold $150 Coin today!


Year of Issue:2017
Mint:Royal Canadian Mint
Grading Service:Uncertified
Grade:GEM BU
Finish:Mint State
Packaging:Original Mint Packaging
Composition:Gold
Purity:0.9999
Display Weight:1 oz
Weight in Grams:31.1035 g
Weight in Ounces:1 oz
Diameter:30 mm
Edge Type:Serrated
Country:Canada
Legal Tender:Canada
Currency:Dollar
Denomination:150
Mintage:15,000
Obverse Design:Queen Elizabeth II Portrait
Reverse Design:Voyageur Canoe
Reverse Designer/Engraver:Susanna Blunt
Obverse Designer/Engraver:Emanuel Hahn