The 2017 release schedule at the Royal Canadian Mint included a wide variety of colorized silver coins. Many of these programs focused on wildlife and nature themes from Canada, including a series of outdoor-themed coins that focused on year-round activities popular among residents and tourists. Today, 2017 3/4 oz Proof Silver Canadian Great Canadian Outdoors Night Skiing Coins are available to you online at Silver.com.
- Available to ship to you inside a Royal Canadian Mint clamshell and black beauty box with an included Certificate of Authenticity!
- First coin from the Great Canadian Outdoors Series!
- Mintage limited to 15,000 coins only!
- Consists of Three-Quarter Troy ounces of .9999 fine silver.
- The face value of $15 (CAD) is fully backed by the Canadian government.
- On the obverse is the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II.
- The reverse includes a skier on the slopes of the Canadian Rockies on a moonlit night.
- Artwork by Joel Kimmel.
The coins of the Great Canadian Outdoors Series from the Royal Canadian Mint have a unique luminous application on the colorized reverse design field. As you view the coin design under different lighting situations, you will notice different visuals for the design. Under normal conditions, Joel Kimmel’s beautiful colorization showcases the scene as it was intended to be viewed. When viewed in low-light and dark situations, the coin’s luminous layer shines through with a different take on Kimmel’s design.
All of the 2017 3/4 oz Proof Silver Canadian Great Canadian Outdoors Night Skiing Coins in this listing come to you with a protective maroon clamshell and black beauty box from the Royal Canadian Mint. Each coin in this series has its own Certificate of Authenticity with a unique serial number.
The Rocky Mountains form a spine vertically through the western reaches of the North American continent, stretching from southern Colorado in the United States all the way up into Canada. The reverse of 2017 3/4 oz Proof Silver Canadian Night Skiing Coins features a colorized scene as skiers enjoy the slopes of the Canadian Rockies under a moonlit sky. As one skier makes his way down the slopes, you can see the lights of ski lifts in the background with the moon and stars in the sky overhead.
On the obverse of 2017 3/4 oz Proof Silver Canadian Great Canadian Outdoors Night Skiing Coins is Queen Elizabeth II. This is the fourth-generation portrait of Her Majesty and it captures the Queen in right-profile relief.
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