NEW!BULLION 1/3 OUNCE 99.99% PURE GOLD GRIZZLY (2017)
New ParagraphAs Canada’s second-largest land-based carnivore, the powerful grizzly merits a substantial coin. Though this enigmatic animal is normally elusive, the Royal Canadian Mint has captured one here for you in this beautiful coin.
This apex predator has no natural enemies except when it is young. The greatest threat to its survival is habitat erosion and encroachment by humans, who affect grizzly populations directly through hunting, road collisions and other conflicts, as well as by influencing its distribution, presenting a particular challenge for these animals that require large natural ranges with adequate food in order to thrive.
Features the distinctive bullion finish with unique frosted relief on a lined textured background.
A unique weight (1/3oz) for a gold bullion coin.
Precise radial lines on the coin’s reverse and obverse creates a unique shimmer effect unique to this coin.
Rendered in exquisite detail by Royal Canadian Mint engravers.
Royal Canadian Mint
99.99% pure gold
1/3 oz. (10.36 g)
15 dollars (CAN)
The reverse design by Canadian artist Pierre Leduc presents a profile portrait of agrizzly bear. The central feature of the image is the highly detailed full profile ofagrowling grizzly bear. The Royal Canadian Mint engravers have lent additional beautytothe artistry of the original design; the finishes on this coin really emphasize thedense fur, presented in full detail, bringing the intensity of the moment fully to life.New Paragraph