2018 Special Edition R&D Security Test Token Set

SKU: 623932094482

RCM Number:
170774
Country: Canada
Year: 2018

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Description

From innovative metal compositions to industry-leading security features, the Royal Canadian Mint continues to engineer change. This token set pulls back the curtain on some never-before-seen minting technology developed at the Mint's R&D facility, where these six test specimens helped give shape to the coins of tomorrow.


Tri-Metal: The product of our patented tri-metal technology, this token an outer ring of brass plated steel. The reverse features a maple leaf on a nickel-plated steel insert, and the obverse features the Royal Canadian Mint's logo on a copper-plated steel insert.

Moose: Crafted from multi-ply plated steel, the token includes raised and incused beads. The reverse features raised and incused maple leaves above the image of a moose. As an added security feature, micro text is hidden in the moose's fur and gives shape to the maple leaf above the animal's shoulder hump.

Caribou: Crafted from multi-ply plated steel, the token includes raised and incused beads. The reverse features raised and incused maple leaves above the image of a caribou. As an added security feature, micro text is hidden in the animal's fur and gives shape to the maple leaf above the caribou's neck.

Pie-Chart: This token has various micro text in the shape of a pie chart on the obverse and the reverse. Leaf 1: Crafted from brass-plated steel, the token includes raised and incused beads. Both sides feature a circular pattern of raised and incused maple leaves that surround the Royal Canadian Mint's logo.

Leaf 2: Crafted from multi-ply nickel-plated steel, the token includes raised and incused beads. Both sides feature a circular pattern of raised and incused maple leaves that surround the Royal Canadian Mint's logo. SRP $49.95 Item Number 170774 UPC 6-23932-09448-2 Mintage 10,000 Packaging Mylar pack with graphic envelope PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS.

A first-time exclusive, this six-token set showcases up-and-coming minting innovations developed by the Royal Canadian Mint, such as hidden micro text, incuse and raised elements, and patented tri-metal technology.

Details

FEATURES:
Produced By: RCM
Year: 2018

TECHNICAL SPECS:
Material: Other
Weight: 29.62 grams

EXTENDED INFORMATION:
Obverse: Queen Elizabeth II
Quantity Produced: 10000
Monarch: Queen Elizabeth II
Theme: Canadian,Royal Canadian Mint,RCM Set


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