In 1988, who knew that these would become the most popular and collected series of Canadian coins in history? Now, nearly 30 years later, the Mint is again making history with this huge, stunning pure silver. The Mint's first-ever five troy ounce.Embellished with Murano Venetian glass. This coin features a handsome, one-year-only maple leaf design, commissioned specifically by the Mint from Canadian artist Lisa Thomson-Khan! Acquire one (or more) and hold it. It is a pure silver Silver Maple Leaf. The mintage is very small. Multiple, alternating finishes make each leaf of the border distinct from all the others. Then there's the Murano Venetian glass. The largest such embellishment ever featured on a coin! Each glass maple leaf is unique. No two are the same because each is individually handcrafted, with the rich reds, oranges and golds of autumn radiance. Melded together in a hypnotic swirl that's immediately recognizable as the work of a master artisan. Each sizable beauty is presented in a red lacquered wooden display case. If you're a savvy investor or just a numismatist who loves beauty, take advantage of this exclusive opportunity! A Truly Unique Silver Maple Leaf!
This clever and innovative design by Canadian artist Lisa Thompson-Khan puts Canadas national symbol front and center, while conveying the radiance. As though carried to the ground by the autumn breeze, several engraved maple leaves are positioned all around the perimeter.
Extraordinarily detailed engraving gives them a life-like quality by recreating the veins that run through each lobe; the gentle furl of a fallen leaf; and their unmistakably serrated edges. Alternating finishes make each leaf distinct from the others, so that together they form a circular frame that shines the spotlight on the pièce-de-résistance, a large, jewel-like, maple leafshaped Venetian glass. Handcrafted by master glass-maker Giuliano Donaggio of Murano, Italy.
The central glass element is resplendent in the fall paleette - the reds, yellows, oranges and golds that are associated autumn. Technology Note - Murano Glass. The Royal Canadian Mint is the only mint to feature an embellishment of high-quality, prized Venetian glass from Murano, Italy.
Among the most Mints most popular and desirable coins are those that feature a high-quality, prized Venetian glass element from Murano, Italy. Because they are handcrafted by skilled artisans, each glass adornment is unique. The Royal Canadian Mint refines the purest silver in the world. The RCM is also the only mint in the world to issue commemorative coins in a. This five troy ounce silver proof coin is 99.99% pure!
Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. This portrait, the fourth effigy of the queen to appear on Canadian Coinage, was executed by the artist Susanna Blunt. The legend ELIZABETH II D. REGINA ("Elizabeth II, Queen by the Grace of God") also appears. Is encapsulated inside a burgundy lacquered, wooden clamshell-style presentation case, lined with black velvet, protected by a black outer box.An individually-numbered certificate of authenticity is included. Proof with Murano Venetian Glass Maple Leaf. The item "Canada 2016 Autumn Radiance Murano Glass Maple Leaf $50 5 Oz Pure Silver Proof" is in sale since Monday, May 2, 2016.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative". The seller is "talismancoins" and is located in Saint Louis, Missouri. This item can be shipped worldwide.