178654 Mintage 1,000 Composition 99.99% pure gold Finish proof Weight (g) 7.8 Diameter (mm) 20 Edge serrated Certificate serialized Face value 10 dollars Artist Leonard Charles Wyon (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse). A 99.99% pure gold homage to the first coins issued by the Dominion of Canada! It was 150 years ago that a newly minted country issued its first coins.
To mark this anniversary, Leonard C. Don't miss this exclusive opportunity to own a piece of the past that has been lovingly preserved in 99.99% pure gold-order today! Special features: A TRIBUTE TO THE PAST!Own a piece of Canadian numismatic history with a tribute to the first coins issued by the Dominion of Canada. For added historical authenticity, your coin features the 1870 reverse and obverse designs by Royal Mint engraver Leonard C. Wyon, including the laureate effigy of Queen Victoria from the 5- and 10-cent coins of that era DOUBLE-DATED REVERSE! The reverse is a near-exact reproduction of the original design.
The double dates ('1870 - 2020') commemorating the 150th anniversary of Canada's first national coinage are the only modern additions to a classic image. The perfect addition to any gold or circulation-themed coin collection, this is an exclusive collecting opportunity that's limited to just 1,000 coins worldwide!
And you pay no GST/HST! The Royal Canadian Mint certifies all of its collector coins. Design: Double dated ('1870 - 2020') to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Canada's first national coinage, the reverse is a reproduction of Leonard C. Wyon's crossed maple boughs design surmounted by St. Edward's Crown, as seen on the four denominations (5, 10, 25 and 50 cents) of coins issued by the Dominion of Canada in 1870.
The obverse features the'laureate' effigy of Queen Victoria by Leonard C. Wyon, as it appeared on the historic 5- and 10-cent coins. Seen on this coin's obverse, Leonard C. The maple bough arrangement looks symmetrical but it actually has 21 leaves: 11 on the left and 10 on the right. A 22-leaf wreath was introduced in 1882.Packaging: Your coin is individually encapsulated and presented in a Royal Canadian Mint-branded clamshell with a black beauty box. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins: Canada\Commemorative". The seller is "gatewestcoins" and is located in this country: CA.
This item can be shipped to Canada, United States.