The third coin in the continuing tribute to Alex Colville features the artist’s design for the 1967 Centennial 25-cent circulation coin. A symbol of independent thought and decisive action, the prowling bobcat is a work of fine numismatic art that, for the first time, shines in 99.99% pure gold. Mintage 1,200 coins. HST/GST exempt.
The reverse re-creates Canada’s 1967 Centennial 25-cent coin design by artist Alex Colville and features a profile view of a prowling bobcat. The reverse also features the engraved face value “50 CENTS”, the word “CANADA” and the date “2020”. The obverse features Canada’s second effigy (1965-1989) of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Arnold Machin.