Monday, December 22, 2014

Royal Canadian Mint - Silver Birds Of Prey 4 Coin Series

1st Coin - 1oz Peregrine Falcon

The Silver Birds of Prey 4 Coin Series

This series is the successor of the popular Canadian Wildlife Series. There will be 4 coins in this series. These limited edition coins will only be minted in 2014 and 2015.

The obverse of these .9999 fine Silver coins features the profile of Queen Elizabeth II, designed by Canadian born Susanna Blunt, along with the year and face value of $5 (CAD).

1st Coin - 1oz Peregrine Falcon
This coin, depicting the spectacular peregrine falcon, is the first release for the four coin "Canadian Birds of Prey" series. Peregrine Falcons are roughly the size of crows and can reach speeds of more than 200mph, making them the fastest animals in the world.

1 Ounce Pure Silver (9999)
Face Value: 5 Canadian Dollars
Diameter: 38.00 mm
Mintages: 1,000,000

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