This 2014 $15 coin is part of what is possibly one of the most exciting series recently released by the Royal Canadian Mint, which reflects on significant milestones and eras in Canadian exploration throughout history. It also aims to capture the joy of adventure and discovery, esteeming the bold explorers whose thirst for the unknown has shaped Canada’s identity. Mintage is 15,000 coins. HST/GST exempt.
This particular coin showcases an exceptionally-crafted depiction of the thrilling dawn of arctic exploration, capturing the adventure and intrigue of exploring the frozen tundra. The illustration by John Mantha is wonderfully struck into two-thirds of an ounce of 99.99% fine silver with a matte-proof finish; this 10-coin series is a stunning way to visit Canada’s long and colourful exploratory history!