The wildest stretches of the Canadian Rockies are not controlled by men and machines, but by the wild beast of nature. Among the fiercest predators in Canada is the cougar. This sleek, powerful cat has roamed the mountains for centuries. The Royal Canadian Mint honors the cougar’s place in Canada’s wilderness on the 2015 1 oz Gold Canadian Growling Cougar Coins. These coins are the newest release from the Royal Canadian Mint’s “Call of the Wild” series and are available in brilliant uncirculated condition, complete in assay packaging. They are among the purest coins ever released by the RCM and feature five nines (.99999) pure gold.
- Contains 1 oz of .99999 pure gold.
- Minted at the Royal Canadian Mint in Canada.
- Features a Growling Cougar design as part of the Call of the Wild series.
- Available in Brilliant Uncirculated condition.
- Ships in an assay.
Canada is a land of many natural wonders, from the Northern Lights and the Rocky Mountains, to its various forms of unique wildlife. The cougar, or mountain lion, is among the most feared animals in North America. The Royal Canadian Mint has included the cougar on numerous coin series in the past, and now features it on the reverse side of the 2015 1 oz Gold Canadian Growling Cougar Coins. In this circumstance, you have a chance to purchase the coin in brilliant, uncirculated condition along with the assay card to validate its authenticity.
On the reverse side of the 2015 1 oz Gold Canadian Growling Cougar is the image of a lone mountain lion, teeth exposed as it growls. Engravings on this side of the coin include “Canada,” the weight, purity, and metal content of the coin. The obverse side bears Susana Blunt’s classic right-profile portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, complete with engravings of “Elizabeth II” and the face value of the coin.
The Royal Canadian Mint is one of the most respected facilities in the world. Its state-of-the-art technology allows it to produce some of the highest quality bullion products available today, as is utilized on the Growling Cougar coins. Founded in 1908, the original purpose of the mint was to process gold for the British Empire found in the Yukon Territories. Today it produces all of Canada’s circulating currency as well as its many commemorative and bullion coin series.
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