Why purchase this 2018 Canadian Arctic Animals and Northern Lights Snowy Owl Silver Proof?
This exquisitely designed Snowy Owl proof is the second release of the Royal Canadian Mint's Arctic Animals and Northern Lights two coin series. Mintage of the 50 mm diameter Proof is limited to 4,000 coins, each struck from 2 Troy oz. of .9999 fine silver, accented with innovative glow in the dark colorization.
Dramatic Wilderness Scene Designed by Canadian Artist Trevor Tennant
A beautiful snowy owl is illustrated in an ice-covered Arctic tundra landscape on the reverse, colorized with realistic shades of white and blue. When viewed under a black light, the daytime scene transforms to night, with dazzling pink and yellow Northern Lights and stars in the background.
The obverse likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was crafted by Canadian sculptor Susanna Blunt. Inscribed "ELIZABETH II," "CANADA 2018," "D. G. REGINA" and "30 DOLLARS."
Spectacular GEM Proof in Original Government Packaging
This 2018 Canada $30 Arctic Animals and Northern Lights: Snowy Owl 2 oz. Silver Proof is a superbly struck ungraded GEM Proof, exhibiting the quality of finishes and eye appeal expected on a coin graded 65 or higher on the Sheldon Scale. The colorized, glow in the dark Proof is encapsulated and presented in a Royal Canadian Mint-branded maroon clamshell case accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
Add this second release of the Glow in the Dark Colorized Silver Proof Arctic Animals and Northern Lights series featuring the Snowy Owl to your collection today!
This 2018 Canada Arctic Animals and Northern Lights - Snowy Owl 2 oz Silver Glow in the Dark Colorized Proof 30 Coin GEM Proof OGP is proudly minted by the Royal Canadian Mint. The Royal Canadian Mint was founded in 1908 as a branch of The Royal Mint.
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Mint:||Royal Canadian Mint|
|Finish:||Glow in the Dark Colorized Proof|
|Packaging:||Original Government Packaging|
|Display Weight:||2 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||62.207 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||2 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Snowy Owl and Northern Lights|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Susanna Blunt|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Trevor Tennant|