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2015 SPECIAL EDITION SILVER DOLLAR PROOF SET 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CANADIAN FLAG

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  • 2015 SPECIAL EDITION SILVER DOLLAR PROOF SET 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CANADIAN FLAG
  • 2015 SPECIAL EDITION SILVER DOLLAR PROOF SET 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CANADIAN FLAG
  • 2015 SPECIAL EDITION SILVER DOLLAR PROOF SET 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CANADIAN FLAG
  • 2015 SPECIAL EDITION SILVER DOLLAR PROOF SET 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CANADIAN FLAG
$169.95

Description

No other symbol is as synonymous with Canada as its distinctive red-and-white flag. To Canadians at home and abroad, the red maple leaf unites us and instills a sense of belonging regardless of our different cultures, languages and beliefs. As the National Flag of Canada celebrates its 50th anniversary, the Royal Canadian Mint proudly pays tribute to a beloved national symbol by showcasing the flag on the Special Edition Proof Silver Dollar.

PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS:

Face Value: Proof dollar
Composition: 99.99% pure silver
Weight (g)*: 23.17
Diameter (mm):36.07
Edge:Reeded

Face Value: 2 dollars
Composition: Outer ring: Three-ply nickel finish plated steel. Inner core: Brass-plated aluminum bronze
Weight (g)*: 6.99
Diameter (mm): 28.0
Edge: Interrupted serrations

Face Value: 1 dollar
Composition: Three-ply brass finishplated steel
Weight (g)*: 6.27
Diameter (mm): 11-sided 26.50
Edge: Plain

Face Value: 50 cents
Composition: Three-ply nickel finish plated steel
Weight (g)*: 6.90
Diameter (mm): 27.13
Edge: Reeded

Face Value:25 cents
Composition: Three-ply nickel finish plated steel
Weight (g)*: 4,40
Diameter (mm):23.88
Edge: Reeded

Face Value: 10 cents
Composition: Three-ply nickel finish plated steel
Weight (g)*: 1.75
Diameter (mm):18.05
Edge: Reeded

Face Value: 5 cents
Weight (g)*: 3.95
Diameter (mm):21.20
Edge: Plain

SPECIAL FEATURES:

  • The Royal Canadian Mint’s renowned artistry and craftsmanship bring to life this stunning design that celebrates the 50th anniversary of Canada’s flag through the use of symbolic imagery.
  • The commemorative proof dollar is struck in 99.99% fine silver and is only available in this set, which also includes a special 25-cents coloured coin.
  • A great opportunity for collectors to display their pride for their country through their collection, and to commemorate a milestone in Canadian history.
  • A beautiful addition to any Canadiana-themed collection.
  • A meaningful gift for those whose love for their country runs deep.

DESIGN:
The reverse design by Canadian artist John Mantha brings together symbolic elements in a telling image that is representative of Canada on the 50th anniversary of its national flag. Standing in a vast land of opportunity a family holds hands as they look beyond the horizon towards a hopeful future. Above them, the familiar national flag with its bold maple leaf fills much of the image field as it billows in the wind. The entirety is framed by 50 maple leafs, each one representing a year since the National Flag of Canada was first raised in 1965.

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