As the 5th installment of the 6-coin Canadian wildlife coin series from the Royal Canadian Mint, this brand new, uncirculated 1 oz, .9999 percent pure silver piece is a solid choice for collectors, investors and those who are looking for a unique and memorable gift. Only one-million of these coins were minted in 2013, making them highly sought out.
The 2013 1 oz Canadian Silver Pronghorn Antelope coin weighs one troy ounce; it contains 99.99 percent pure fine silver. It measures 3.29 mm thick with a serrated-edge diameter of 38 mm; the legal tender value of this piece is $5 Canadian.
As the first coin designed by artist Emily S. Damstra, this coin features a life-like depiction of the graceful Pronghorn, renowned as the fastest land-based mammal in Canada. This impressive symbol of Canadian wildlife is struck in high relief against a detailed backdrop of flowing prairie grasses, showcasing both the artistic skills and craftsmanship involved in the creation of this fine silver piece.
The inscription includes the words “Fine Silver 1 oz Agent Pur” as a reflection of Canada’s status as a bilingual (English/French) nation. The reverse side of the 2013 1 oz Canadian Silver Pronghorn Antelope coin features the most recent official portrait of HRH Queen Elizabeth II by artist Susanna Blunt, in keeping with the RCM tradition of including images the Canadian monarch on each piece of legal tender.
The 2013 1 oz Canadian Silver Pronghorn Antelope coin makes a welcome gift for any special occasion; it is also an ideal piece for both investors and collectors. This fine silver Canadian piece is currently in stock at Silver.com; order yours now using our secure, encrypted online checkout process or simply give us a call at 888-989-7223. We look forward to assisting you.