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Why purchase this 2018 1 oz. Silver Domed Proof commemorating the 180th Anniversary of Canadian Baseball?
In celebration of the 180th Anniversary of Canadian Baseball, the Royal Canadian Mint has issued this spectacular domed proof struck from 1 Troy oz. of .9999 fine silver. The coin's design mimics that of a baseball, including rows of detailed engraved stitchwork. Mintage of the 36.07 mm diameter Proof is limited to 5,000 coins.
Baseball Design by Canadian artist Steve Hepburn
On a domed baseball shaped surface, the reverse depicts the scene of the first Canadian baseball game held in a grassy field in Ontario on June 4, 1838. Inscribed "1838," "2018" and "25 DOLLARS" above and below the baseball's stitched seams.
The concave obverse surface features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II created by Susanna Blunt, surrounded by the inscriptions "ELIZABETH II," "D. G. REGINA" and "CANADA."
Proof 69 Early Releases with Exclusive Canada Label
This 2018 180th Anniversary of Canadian Baseball Domed 1 oz. Silver Proof Coin, graded a virtually flawless Proof 69 by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC), was submitted for grading within the first thirty days of release, as confirmed by the designation Early Releases on the ModernCoinMart exclusive Canadian-themed label. The superbly struck $25 coin exhibits exceptional quality and contrast between the varied finishes, earning it the further certification of UC, Ultra Cameo.
This 1 oz. Silver Domed Proof celebration of the 180th Anniversary of Canadian Baseball belongs in your collection! Add the low mintage coin to your cart now!
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Mint:||Royal Canadian Mint|
|Release Type:||Early Releases|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive Canada Label|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Baseball Action During Pitch|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Susanna Blunt|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Steve Hepburn|