The bugle of a male elk or wapiti is an unforgettable call of the wild that, once heard, leaves little doubt of its strength and authority in the Canadian wilderness. This magnificent species is highly vocal at all times, but more so during the fall rutting season, when the bulls loud cry reverberates across the landscapeand on the reverse of this exquisite 99.999% pure gold coin.
The reverse design by Canadian artist Pierre Leduc features the right side-profile of a majestic elk (Cervus canadensis). Precision engraving captures the beauty and strength of this majestic Canadian species through the finest details, including the texture of its furry mane. Its formidable antlers are prominently displayed as our mature bull lifts its heavy head towards the sky to release its high-pitched roar, which is represented by the rounded sound waves that fill the proof background. Also engraved on the reverse are the words CANADA and FINE GOLD 99999 1 OZ OR PUR. FOURTH coin in the Call of the Wild series of 1-ounce 99.999% pure gold coins, and a premium version of the Royal Canadian Mints 99.999% pure gold bullion coin.
Crafted in the highest standard of pure gold available in the world, and hand polished to proof perfection. Each intricately engraved detail shines against the stunning mirror-like background.
A limited collecting opportunity, with mintage set to just 400 coins worldwide. The beautifully artistic design adds prestige to any wildlife, nature or Canadiana-themed collection. Composition: 99.999% fine gold.Packaging: Maroon clamshell with a black beauty box. Finished Size: 88 mm x 88 mm.
LAUNCH DATE: February 7, 2017. ADVERTISING DATE: February 7, 2017. The item "2017'Elk' Proof $200 Gold Coin 1oz.99999 Fine (18010) (NT)" is in sale since Monday, October 28, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative". The seller is "gatewestcoins" and is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
This item can be shipped to Canada, United States.