This proof coin with a specimen finish, is produced by the Royal Canadian Mint. This coin weighs about one half ounce of pure .9999 fine silver. Mintage is limited to 22,888 pieces worldwide. Since this item is struck in pure silver, it is exempt from GST/HST.
This proof pure silver $10 coin features a sheep viewed in three-quarter profile, allowing the viewer a look at the distinctively long, spiral horns. Bamboo (a symbol of longevity) fills the background.
Year of the Sheep:
People born in 1907, 1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, and 2015, are all Year of the Sheep. Sheep are usually gentle, elegant, smart, assertive, artistic, creative, curious, shy, determined, and compassionate.