Why purchase this 2018 Three-Dimensional Approaching Canadian Goose Colorized Silver Proof?
The third release of the Royal Canadian Mint's (RCM) innovative Three-Dimensional series features magnificent imagery of a Canadian Goose as it approaches is landing on the surface of water. The proof is struck from 1 Troy oz. of .9999 fine silver, embellished with an advanced printing and embossing technique that results in an amazing three-dimensional effect. Mintage of the 38 mm diameter selectively colorized proof is limited to only 6,000 coins.
Remarkable 3D colorized image
Canadian artist Matt Bowen designed the reverse imagery, depicting an incredibly detailed colorized Canadian Goose with its wings outstretched as it lands on a watery surface. The featured goose is surrounded a meticulously engraved scene illustrating fellow geese floating in the water and in flight above. Inscribed "CANADA," "20 DOLLARS" and "2018," along with the artist's initials "MB."
The artistry of Susanna Blunt adorns the obverse, the elegant portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, surrounded by a delicate beaded border and the inscriptions "ELIZABETH II" and "D. G. REGINA."
Gorgeous GEM Proof in Original Mint Packaging
Coins bearing the description GEM Proof are ungraded, exhibiting characteristics typically seen on coins earning a grade of 65 or higher on the Sheldon Scale. This spectacular 2018 Canada Three-Dimensional Series: Approaching Canadian Goose 1 oz. Silver Colorized Proof $20 Coin is encapsulated and boxed in the RCM's maroon clamshell case accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
Add this exciting Approaching Canadian Goose Three-Dimensional Proof to your collection today!
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Mint:||Royal Canadian Mint|
|Finish:||3D Colorized Proof|
|Packaging:||Original Government Packaging|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Three-Dimensional Canadian Goose|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Susanna Blunt|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Matt Bowen|
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