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2017 Canada Celebrating Canada's 150th - Voyageur Special Edition 1 oz Silver $5 Coin GEM BU

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Why should you choose this 2017 Canada Celebrating Canada's 150th - Voyageur Special Edition 1 oz. Silver $5 Coin for your collection?

The first 11-sided coin was released in 1987 and was quickly dubbed a "the loonie." This design of a loon was not the originally intended design as the original dies were lost in transit. If not for this happenstance, the one-dollar coin would have featured the Voyager image which was featured in 1935 on a dollar coin.

Because of this, the Royal Canadian Mint has released a two-part collection featuring both designs with the second coin features a historic voyageur. The coin is struck from 1 Troy oz. of .9999 pure silver and is created as a counterpart to the gold set also released from the Royal Canadian Mint.

Featuring a piece of Canadian history

Appearing on the obverse is Susanna Blunt's portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II.

The obverse features the original design intended for the commonly known one-dollar loonie that of a Voyageur. The design created by Emanuel Hahn in a nod towards Canada's history of trade and pelt hunting.

GEM Brilliant Uncirculated Silver Coin

This coin achieved the designation of GEM Proof this means the coin is well-struck and is at least the grade of Proof 65 or higher along with assuring a visually appealing coin.

Purchase your 2017 Canada Celebrating Canada's 150th - Voyageur Special Edition 1 oz. Silver $5 Coin now!


Year of Issue:2017
Mint:Royal Canadian Mint
Grading Service:Uncertified
Grade:GEM BU
Finish:Mint State
Composition:Silver
Purity:0.9999
Display Weight:1 oz
Weight in Grams:31.1035 g
Weight in Ounces:1 oz
Diameter:38 mm
Edge Type:Serrated
Country:Canada
Legal Tender:Canada
Currency:Dollar
Denomination:5
Obverse Design:Queen Elizabeth II Portrait
Reverse Design:Voyageur Canoe
Reverse Designer/Engraver:Susanna Blunt
Obverse Designer/Engraver:Emanuel Hahn
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CANADA SPECIAL EDITINO
I LIKE ALL OF CANADA'S COINS . BUT THEY MAKE TO MANY OF THEM.
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Canadian 150 special edition
Delivered on time and is very beautiful . An awesome coin for any collector .
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Excellent coin and super service
Excellent coin and super service
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2017 150th voyageur special edition
at silver rounds selling for about $20.00 a round in 99.9% silver. This coin is 99.99% silver in a special ed. At $22.00 a round.. If you were to collect this coin I would rec. PCGS,or NGC graded coin. Very nice stackable silver round! unslabed in coin flip.
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