Fine silver coin captures the beauty of maple foliage swaying in a warm breeze, with the addition of reverse gold plating to mimic the golden glow of a summer day. DESIGN The reverse design by Canadian artist Calder Moore presents a contemporary, stylized take on the traditional depiction of Canadas 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 coins silver surfaceits polished surface adds an exquisite shine, like that of direct sunlight illuminating each engraved detail within the leafs serrated tips. The reverse gold-plated obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt. SPECIAL FEATURES: - A MINT FIRST! Its our first 3-ounce reverse gold plated coin!Your coins large diameter (55 mm) provides a large canvas for the contemporary design on the reverse, where even the smallest engraved details shine! - A NEW TAKE ON A CANADIAN EMBLEM by B. Artist Calder Moore, who also designed the 2016 Geometry In Art series. OPULENT REVERSE GOLD PLATING: Gold plating throughout the reverse AND the obverse give this 99.99% pure silver coin the appearance of a gold one. A STRIKING CONTRAST: The coins 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. LIMITED QUANTITY, UNLIMITED APPEAL: Coupled with its superb design, the coins low mintage of just 3,500 will likely make this a highly sought-after collectible. A POETIC ODE TO CANADAS NATURAL BEAUTY on the 150th anniversary of Confederation!Its an eye-catching gift for any nature or art lover, or an exquisite addition to any collectionparticularly those with strong nature or Canadiana themes. Angola, Bolivia, Burma, Brazil, Congo, Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Ivory Coast (Cote d'Ivoire), Liberia, Mexico, Nigeria, North Korea, Paraguay, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Venezuela. Any location that would be in violation of any U. Economic or trade sanctions including OFAC Restricted Countries. Get Supersized Images & Free Image Hosting. Create your brand with Auctiva's. Attention Sellers - Get Templates Image Hosting, Scheduling at Auctiva. The item "CANADA -2017'Whispering Maple Leaves' Reverse-Gold-Plated Proof $50 Silver Coin" is in sale since Sunday, December 16, 2018. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative". The seller is "java735" and is located in Burnaby, BC. This item can be shipped worldwide.