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Item:1435293264242013 $10 FINE SILVER COIN - O CANADA SERIES – NIAGARA FALLSThe seventh coin in the Royal Canadian Mint’s exciting O Canada series focusing on iconic Canadian images, this beautiful coin celebrates a Canadian landmark, the Niagara Falls.The reverse design by Canadian artist Emily Damstra presents a man, woman, and child standing behind the fence on an observation deck at the base of Horseshoe Falls, one of the three waterfalls that makes up the Niagara Falls. The man’s right arm is draped around the woman’s shoulders, his left holds the right hand of the child. The Falls are viewed from a vantage point to the right and below, near their base, highlighting their massive size and power. Behind the falls, in the right portion of the central field, the jagged rock face of the Niagara Gorge is visible. In the sky high above the falls, two seagulls soar. Framing the reverse image is a polished outer band engraved with the word 'CANADA,' the date '2013,' and the face value of '10 DOLLARS,' as well as a small stylized Niagara Falls symbol.Special Features:- This is the seventh coin in the Royal Canadian Mint’s exciting new O Canada ½ oz silver coin series. The series focuses on iconic Canadian images to celebrate all that makes Canada unique. Rendered in 99.99% pure silver with limited mintage, this coin is sure to be sought after by collectors.- Future coins in this series include images on the Caribou, Maple Leaf and other iconic Canadian images.- The monthly subscription has sold out quickly.- First two single coins, the Inukshuk and Beaver, have sold out.- An attractive coin that uses various frosting techniques to highlight and accentuate the multiple elements of the design. Note how the rock is slightly more matte than the brilliant portion of the waterfall, creating contrast and definition.- This beautiful silver coin comes in a clamshell case encased in a special full-colour beauty box.- Engraved in exquisite detail to celebrate one of Canada’s most important national icons.- An excellent addition to any collection focused around nature, or Canadiana.Product Specifications:- Face Value: 10 dollars- Mintage: 40,000- Composition: 99.99% pure silver- Weight (g): 15.87- Diameter (mm): 34- Edge: Serrated- Certificate: Serialized- Artist: Emily DamstraPackaging:- Each coin is encapsulated and presented in a maroon clamshell case lined with flock and protected by a customized full-colour sleeve.- Finished size: 67 mm x 67 mmAdvertising Date: November 4, 2012Launch Date: July 9, 2013 *Customers located in Manitoba please be aware, this item is NOT tax exempt from PST. Please wait for an invoice before paying.Condition:Original Condition, Circulated/Uncirculated:Uncirculated, Country/Region of Manufacture:Canada, Certification:RCM
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2013 'Niagara Falls - O Canada' Proof $10 Silver Coin .9999 Fine (NT) (13124)