The whispering movement of maple leaves is Canada's summer song: a peaceful yet invigorating sound that softly rolls through the air in gentle waves. Swaying overhead with each passing breeze, the lush boughs bring relief from the heat by casting cooling shade for passers-by, who often take a moment to revel in this refreshing offering.
The mere sight of a maple in all its summer glory creates a sensation unlike any otherone of serenity, reverence and pride in our beloved emblem. A stunning addition to your coin display! It's our first 3-ounce reverse gold plated coin! Your coin's large diameter (55 mm) provides a large canvas for the contemporary design on the reverse, where even the smallest engraved details shine!
Gold plating throughout both sides of your coin gives it the appearance of a gold one! Your coin's silver surface is only visible in the central leaf on the reverse, and the effigy on the obverse! The effect is a stunning contrastone that greatly emphasizes the geometric-based shapes that give each leaf a multi-faceted appearance. Coupled with its superb design, your coin's low mintage of just 3,500 will likely make this a highly sought-after collectible. The Royal Canadian Mint certifies all of its collector coins.
Most of these are serialized certifications, meaning that each certificate is given a unique number, starting at 1. Your coin is crafted from three ounces of 99.99% pure silver.The reverse design by Canadian artist Calder Moore presents a contemporary, stylized take on the traditional depiction of Canada's most beloved national emblem. Intricate engraving re-creates a grouping of maple leaves, with each leaf comprised of geometric-based shapes that give it a more multi-faceted appearance, to convey a swaying motion in the warm breeze. Beautiful reverse gold plating fills the reverse in a way that mimics the golden glow cast by the summer sun. Only the effigy on the obverse, and the central leaf on the reverse, offer a glimpse of the coin's silver surfaceits polished surface adds an exquisite shine, like that of direct sunlight illuminating each engraved detail within the leaf's serrated tips. The reverse gold-plated obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt (P). The item "2017 $50 Whispering Maple Leaves Canada 3oz silver proof Gold-Plated Coin" is in sale since Monday, June 21, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative".
The seller is "maplecoins" and is located in Toronto, ON. This item can be shipped to Canada, all countries in Europe, United States, Japan, Australia.