One First Nations legend recounts how Raven released the sun from a box. People believed the Sun Chief could be reached by climbing a chain of arrows, and that he descended from the sky each day by sliding down the sun's long rays. The design has been crafted in ultra-high relief, an exceptional level of sculpting that requires significant hand crafting and polishing. Slight inconsistencies in the quality of the surface are normal for this ultra-high relief process.Second ever proof dollar struck in the ultra high relief long associated with ancient medallic art. Low mintage-only 5,000 coins worldwide. Composition: 92.5% silver, 7.5% copper.
Finish: Frosted relief on a proof-like field. Artist: Xwa lack tun (Rick Harry).Black display case with an insert housing the encapsulated coin, each accompanied by a serialized certificate. Protected by a special Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games theme sleeve. Advertising date: October 7, 2009. Launch date: October 7, 2009. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins: Canada\Commemorative".
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