The 5oz 25-Cent Pure Silver Reverse-Gold Plating Coin is one of the 7 pieces belonging to the Big Coin Series released by the Royal Canadian Mint. This remarkable numismatic piece is a representation of the traditional Canadian 25-cent coin, as the whole series aims to bring back the life of classic Canadian circulation money.
What is special about this coin?
This amazing 25-cent pure silver coin features the iconic caribou design by Emanuel Hahn. The combination of the silver and gold makes this an instant classic, perfectly creating a feeling of luxury and grandeur. The caribou depiction is the work of a famous sculptor, which is why there are unmissable details, and the Royal Canadian Mint managed to represent them all in this piece.
The Quarter is a staple in the wallets of Canadians which is why the Royal Canadian Mint chose to feature them in this Big Coin collection. This special edition 25 cent piece is 5oz with a diameter 65.25mm which allows collectors to clearly see all the minting expertise used to recreate the details of the original designs. This caribou design was continuously used on the Canadian quarter ever since they began circulation in 1937.
To completely satisfy collectors, the Royal Canadian Mint presents this amazing coin in a clamshell box covered in maroon and graphic designs of the mint logo. The caribou Canadian 25 cent coin will be a prized addition to your collection.
The Big Coin Series
The Royal Canadian Mint has created this amazing collection of big coins in honour of some of the iconic coins of Canada. The concept of the series is to display the classic designs on larger than usual coins to commemorate their importance to Canadian history.
The set consists of 7 different pieces, each with a different denomination. The 5 cent coin features a design of a traditional Canadian animal – the beaver. Again, it is silver based coin with gold plating making it stand out.
The 10 cent coin is an homage to one of the icons of Nova Scotia – the Bluenose ship. This emblematic design is a valuable addition to any Canadian coin collection.
The 50 cent silver coin features a detailed depiction of the Arms of Canada.
These examples and the rest of the Big Coin collection are an amazing addition to any collection, as they all represent important historical designs. As always, before purchasing any numismatic coin it is essential to find a reliable dealer. The Royal Canadian Mint has entrusted the sale of their coins to Colonial, who are expert coin dealers. With years of experience and special attention to detail, Colonial is one of the best choices when it comes to coin dealers. We offer a huge variety of collectible coins, including most of the Royal Canadian Mint designs.
The Big Coin collection is an amazing assembly, and this Canadian 25-cent coin is a special and iconic design that should be celebrated. Don’t miss out on your chance and order yours today!