This strike appears as the fourth release in the program which features 99.99% fine silver coins sold at their legal tender face values of $100. Shown on the reverse of the newest issue is the likeness of two bighorn sheep. Continue reading
Like its program predecessors, the Summertime Silver Coin is struck from 99.99% pure silver and is sold to the public at its legal tender face value of $20. Continue reading
This release marks the second issue in a series of beautiful hologram coins. Mintage of the release is limited to only 8,500. Continue reading
The Royal Canadian Mint debuts a new series of coins with the recent release of the 2014 $50 Polar Bear Silver Coin. This issue marks the debut strike of a new 'Exchange $50 for $50' silver coin program.
Each new release is composed of 15.87 grams of 99.99% pure silver. Shown on the reverse is the likeness of a single polar bear shown in its natural habitat. Continue reading
Like all other $20 for $20 program issues, the $20 face value Bobcat Silver Coin can be purchased for that legal tender value of $20. Each is struck from fine silver (99.99% pure). A household order limit of three is in place. Continue reading
This release marks the third issue of the Royal Canadian Mint's popular 'Exchange $100 for $100' series in which $100, 99.99% pure silver coins are sold at their legal tender face value. Mintage of this release is limited to only 50,000. Continue reading
As part of the celebration, the Royal Canadian Mint offers the 2014 Lucky Loonie Fine Silver Coin. This release is struck from 99.99% pure silver and features the Canadian Olympic Team logo in color. Continue reading
All around the world, the focus is on Russia and the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games being held there. With that in mind, it is not too surprising to find there are several numismatic releases issued to commemorate the occasion.
As a product partner, the Royal Canadian Mint has available the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games Sterling Silver 3-Rouble Coins issued by the Bank of Russia. Each of these Sochi Olympic Coins is composed of one ounce of sterling silver and featured in proof quality with designs emblematic of some of the most popular sports of the Olympic games. Continue reading
Showcased on the reverse of the coin is a traditional maple leaf design featured in reverse proof.
The design, by Royal Canadian Mint engravers offers a single maple leaf in realistic detail. That detail is augmented by the reverse proof finish which is described as portraying brilliant raised elements on a frosted background. Continue reading
One of the most popular series from the Royal Canadian Mint in recent years has to be its $20 for $20 Silver Coin Program. Knowing that, it is no surprise that the RCM has opted to continue the series in 2014, likely much to the delight of many collectors.
Four new strikes are scheduled to appear in the $20 for $20 Silver Coin Program in 2014. The first of those will debut in January. Continue reading