2019 $20 Sleeping Beauty - Pure Silver Coin

SKU: 623932096981

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Country: Canada
Year: 2019

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With its lavish costumes, fairy-tale scenery and an unforgettable score, The Sleeping Beauty continues to cast a spell on Canadian audiences! It is one of the most beloved ballets of all time Ñ a repertoire staple that demands nothing short of technical brilliance and grace from every principal dancer and soloist who performs it. The Sleeping Beauty is a captivating classic with a rich history, and it is poised to dance its way into your collection with this precious ballet keepsake.

The reverse design by artist Tony Bianco is an artistic interpretation of the storybook ballet, The Sleeping Beauty. The vertical image of a ballerina performing the role of Princess Aurora is backed by a fairy-tale pattern of roses and leaves, which are struck incuse. Selective colour highlights the roses and the ballerinaÕs ornate costume. The reverse includes the engraved words ÒCANADAÓ and the bilingual title of the ballet, ÒLA BELLE AU BOIS DORMANT THE SLEEPING BEAUTYÓ. The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt.


Produced By: RCM
Denomination: 20 Dollars
Year: 2019

Diameter: 49.8 mm
Material: Silver
Fineness: 0.9999
Weight: 31.56 grams
Bullion Weight: 1.013 Troy Ounces

Obverse: Queen Elizabeth II
Reverse: The Sleeping Beauty
Artist: Tony Bianco
Finish: Proof
Quantity Produced: 4000
Monarch: Queen Elizabeth II
Theme: Ballet

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