2019 $10 and $200 Yin and Yang - Pure Silver and Gold 2-Coin Set

SKU: 623932096769

RCM Number:
172715
Country: Canada
Year: 2019

Price:
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Description

The ancient yin-yang symbol is a masterpiece of engraving on these prestigious coins. They’re the first to feature gold and silver to illustrate the Chinese philosophy of duality. Gold is yang. It is fiery and active like the sun that dominates the sky. This high-energy realm is captured in the form of a swallow. It’s a symbolic bird that is one of the fastest and most acrobatic in the world. In contrast, the silver coin shimmers like a pool of cool water. Its yin qualities are perfectly expressed as a koi fish. Together, silver and gold demonstrate the duality that exists in all things. Fire and water. Earth and sky. Their symbolism is profound, their beauty unmatched. Each interpretation will deepen every time you admire these exquisite works of art.

The reverse image on both the gold and silver coins by Canadian artist Aries Cheung was inspired by traditional Chinese folk art and infused with contemporary design elements. Gold coin: A swallow flies along this unique yang-shaped coin, the tips of its wings almost touching as they are portrayed mid-beat. The spread of its feathers, its strongly curved wings, arched back and tail convey the swallow’s quick and dynamic flight. The freedom and expansive sense of sky are enhanced by a background of auspicious clouds. Silver coin: A koi fish swims along this unique yin-shaped coin, its curved body, flowing dorsal fins and tail following the coin’s outer edge. Its prominent scales feature multiple frostings to convey the multi-coloured beauty of this graceful fish. A background of concentric curves evokes the deep, contemplative nature of water with stylized waves breaking at the surface. The obverse image on both the gold and silver coins by Canadian artist Aries Cheung features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt centered in the widest portion of the tear-shaped coin and flanked by ELIZABETH II and D.G. REGINA.

Exclusive mintage—only 288 worldwide! These coins are a must-have for collectors seeking rare and unexpected treasures for their collection.

Details

FEATURES:
Produced By: RCM
Denomination: 200 Dollars
Year: 2019

TECHNICAL SPECS:
Diameter: 39mm
Material: Gold
Fineness: 0.9999
Weight: 29 grams
Bullion Weight: 0.9308 Troy Ounces

EXTENDED INFORMATION:
Obverse: Queen Elizabeth II
Artist: Aries Cheung
Finish: Proof
Quantity Produced: 288
Monarch: Queen Elizabeth II
Theme: Yin and Yang


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