2017 $20 FINE SILVER COIN CANADA’S COASTS SERIES: ARCTIC COAST
A stunning sunset on Canada’s icy Arctic coast blazes brightly in this unique maple leaf portrayal. The third and final coin in our series featuring Canadian flora and fauna set against the nation’s three coastlines.
Item Number: 162373
Composition: 99.99% pure silver
Weight (g): 31.39
Diameter (mm): 38
Face Value: $20
Artist: Curtis Atwater
Packaging: Maroon clamshell with black beauty box
- A serene moment, elevated to art. Selective colouring brings a coastal Canadian sunset to life—just in time for Canada’s 150th birthday.
- Third and final chapter in our journey along Canada’s shores—from east to west, and now across the north, where the icy waters are home to a “smiling” Arctic icon: the beluga.
- A beautiful expression of pride. The maple leaf-shaped sunset adds a selective touch of colour that complements the intricately detailed engraving.
- Similar-themed coins have sold out quickly. With its poignant image and a low mintage of 7,500, this piece is sure to be a popular choice for collectors.
The reverse image by Curtis Atwater features a beluga surfaces among the ice floes of the frigid
Arctic waters. Coupled with the imposing outline of the iceberg in the background, the whale’s raised
head and tail mimic the distinctive shape of the bold red maple leaf sunset, which is reflected in the
waters below. Detailed engraving and selective colouring make the sunset glow and the Arctic waters