2017 $15 Fine Silver Coin - Lunar Lotus Year of the Rooster

SKU: 623932025233

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Country: Canada
Year: 2017

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Chinese Lunar symbols have melded into mainstream Canadian culture, and the Royal Canadian Mint is marking the 2017 Year of the Rooster with this $15 pure silver coin containing just under one ounce of pure silver. The coin is double struck with a frosted cameo finish, the highest quality produced by the Royal Canadian Mint.  As a pure silver coin struck by the Royal Canadian Mint, this item is GST/HST exempt.

The Design:

The unique scalloped shape is reminiscent of a lotus flower, while the design captures the essence of the rooster’s character. Mintage is limited to 13,888 pieces worldwide.  

Year of the Rooster:

People born in the years 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, and 2017 are all “Year of the Rooster”.  Rooster year people are deep thinkers, capable and talented. They are brave, romantic, motivated and proud.


Produced By: RCM
Denomination: 15 Dollars
Year: 2017

Diameter: 38mm
Material: Silver
Fineness: 0.9999
Weight: 26.7 grams
Bullion Weight: 0.858 Troy Ounces

Obverse: Queen Elizabeth II
Reverse: Rooster
Artist: Three Degrees Creative Group
Finish: Proof
Quantity Produced: 13888
Monarch: Queen Elizabeth II
Theme: Chinese Culture

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