BARN OWL Nocturnal By Nature 1 Oz Silver Coin 20 Canada 2017 - This beautiful Silver coin features an incredible Barn Owl, whose acute senses and secretive ways make it one of nature's most efficient night-time hunters. The coin has a night sky re-created for the first time on a coin, with Black Rhodium plating, has a Proof quality and comes in a lovely case, along with the Certificate of Authenticity. Limited mintage to 7.000 pieces worldwide. The reverse of the coin is designed by Canadian artist Jamie Desrochers and features a contemporary stylized depiction of a Barn Owl descending upon its prey. In the background, the creative use of Black Rhodium plating serves as a stunning backdrop for this night-time scene. Detailed engraving re-creates the cratered surface of the full moon, which is brought to life through the use of bold frosting peering through the dark plating. On top of the reverse, the inscription: “CANADA” – the issue country. On the bottom, the inscriptions: “20 DOLLARS” – the face value and “2017” – the year of issue. The obverse of the coin depicts the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the inscriptions: “D·G·REGINA” – Dei Gratia Regina and “ELIZABETH II” – the name of the Queen.
BARN OWL Nocturnal by Nature 1 oz Silver Coin 20 Canada 2017 - B06XGSPDH1