This 2016 $250 very large and artistic scalloped lotus flower shaped coin weighs just over one one kilogram – 32.15 ounces of pure silver, and for the first time ever includes the use of enamel on a scalloped kilo coin. Mintage is limited to just 588 pieces, making this an extremely low mintage collectible. As pure silver coins struck by the Royal Canadian Mint, this item is GST/HST exempt.
The Monkey design on this coin captures true essence of the Monkey personality. Resembling humankind, the Monkey is supremely intelligent and charismatic, with boundless agility. Even when you realize the Monkey has tricked you, your fondness and admiration will endure. The Monkey is witty and charming; he will win your heart and keep it forever. The matching Asian themed presentation case beautifully presents the Monkey coin, adding to the collector experience or making this a great gift item.
Year of the Monkey:
The year 2016 is ruled by the Monkey as is 1908, 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992 and 2004. The Monkey is highly social; the ultimate inventor, motivator and schemer.