WAS 559.95 NO CONTRACTUAL. The Voyageur silver dollar represents a pivotal moment in the evolution of Canadian national identity. World War I and the Great Depression had changed perceptions about Canada's colonial relationship with Great Britain, sovereignty, and global role.
In 1931, the Royal Mint in Ottawa was transferred to the Canadian government, becoming the Royal Canadian Mint. The Voyageur was the new Mint's first fully Canadian circulation coin design.
Emanuel Hahn's image of two men in a canoe changed the face of Canadian coin design thereafter. Following its release, Canadian circulation coinage adopted distinctly Canadian reverse images. Composition 99.99% pure silver. Artist Emanuel Hahn (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse). The item "CANADA $1 5 oz.Silver Rose Gold Plating Big Coin Series Voyageur Dollar 2018" is in sale since Saturday, October 5, 2019. This item is in the category "Monnaie\Pièces - Canada\Commémoratif". The seller is "baronjacques101" and is located in Sillery. This item can be shipped worldwide.