Why buy this $10 Canada 2017 Iconic Canada - The Beaver 1/2 oz. Silver Colorized Matte Proof?
This Iconic Canada 2017 $10 Canada The Beaver 1/2 oz. Silver Colorized Matte Proof celebrates one of the most beloved animals of the Canadian wilderness. The coin's matte proof finish combines with it colorization to make the stunning image come to life. This coin was struck from .9999 fine silver at the Royal Canadian Mint. Mintage was capped at 15,000 pieces.
Stunning Beaver design by Glen Loates
Susanna Blunt's effigy of reigning British monarch Queen Elizabeth II is at the center of the obverse. Her name and title, "ELIZABETH II D.G. REGINA," and the face value, "10 DOLLARS," combine to encircle the image.
Glen Loates's reverse design consists of a beaver swimming with a branch in its mouth. Loates's use of color brings the stunning image to life, putting the holder right in the Canadian wilderness. Inscriptions on this face include "CANADA" and "2017."
Flawless Proof 70 Early Releases with exclusive Canada label
The Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) determined that this coin is in perfect condition as it appears under 5x magnification, so they awarded it their highest grade, Proof 70. NGC printed that grade and the coin's Early Release certification on an exclusive Canada label. The label has both the Canadian flag and its most famous landmark, Niagara Falls.
Don't miss your chance to own this 1/2 oz. Silver 2017 $10 Canadian Iconic Canada - The Beaver Colorized Matte Proof.
|Year of Issue:||2017|
|Mint:||Royal Canadian Mint|
|Release Type:||Early Releases|
|Finish:||Colorized Matte Proof|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive Canada Label|
|Display Weight:||1/2 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||15.5517 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.5 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Beaver bringing a stick to its dam|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Susanna Blunt|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Glen Loates|