Celebrate spring and nature’s re-birth with this 2021 $250 gold pysanka coin that radiates warmth and light. An exquisite artistic accomplishment, the egg shaped coin is superbly crafted in nearly two ounces of 99.99% pure gold that casts a rich, sun-like glow over the intricate engraving. Its design is a mesmerizing mix of traditional folk art elements that are steeped in history and come together to form an artistic blessing of good fortune that will lift your spirits. The mintage is extremely limited to just 250. HST/GST exempt.
The reverse features a pysanka design by Canadian artist Dave Melnychuk. The rooster, a much-loved symbol of fertility and reawakening, serves as the central motif and also relates to the coin’s egg shape that symbolizes birth. The tail feathers are adorned with beautiful sunflowers and each flower has eight petals, a number that is symbolic of eternity and equilibrium. The rooster is surrounded by an Eternal Band (“bezkonechnyk”), with radiating sunbursts that represent good fortune and growth. The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt.