The train really moves in the circle on the rail! This remarkable 2020 Canada Christmas Tree with Moving Train 3D Sculpture 5 oz. Not only do the Christmas tree and train sculptures pop off the coin, the These focal points are struck from. 925 sterling silver, so the alloy contained helps strengthen the innovative design. The coin celebrates the joyous beauty of the Holiday Season. The coin was struck by the Royal Canadian Mint on a. 9999 pure silver 5 oz. The issue has a low mintage of 1,000 units to satisfy global demand for this stunning Holiday issue. Stunning 3D Design with Christmas Tree and Train! The reverse of the coin features a unique three dimensional Christmas tree surrounded with a train track and train toy. It was brought to life by artist Anna Bucciarelli. The obverse of this Holiday coin features the classic Canadian portrait of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. This effigy was designed by Canadian artist Susanna Blunt in 2003. The coin is gilded on the reeded edge, effigy of the Queen and on the reverse’s ornate holiday wreath. The innovative EHR technology transforms the imprint into an actual model. AN ODE TO NATURE! Canada is known for its vast and abundant nature, often protected and well preserved. The wilderness enveloping most of our land has continuously shaped our country, our history, and our culture. The multifaceted Wolf Head highlights the connection between civilization and nature. First coin design: The reverse sculpture by Claude Thivierge features a multifaceted wolf head built out of 435 polygons. The three-dimensional form protrudes from the flat coin, invoking both nature and geometry in its execution. The EHR plays an integral part of the design, introducing the coin as the first of its kind in the world – sharp, brilliant and doing away with the conventional flatness of minting. The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt. KEY FEATURES It moves! This latest interactive design delivers a dose of holiday cheer in the shape of a gravity-activated element that moves. TWO cast silver elements: Cast in sterling silver, the Christmas tree commands attention as it rises up from the engraved design. But the crowning touch isnt at the top of the tree; instead, look at the base of the tree, where the toy train (also cast in sterling silver) travels along the engraved tracks whenever you tilt the coin. Selective gold plating colours the rim and the holiday wreath on the reverse. For video, go to youtube, watch? Your coins are encapsulated and presented in a Royal Canadian Mint-branded display case so that you can view all your coins! All pictures in my listings are using Stock photos except where noticed. The item “2020 Canada $50 3D Christmas Tree with Moving Train 5 oz Silver Proof Coin” is in sale since Thursday, January 2, 2020. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative”. The seller is “111coinlover111″ and is located in Madison, Wisconsin. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Silver: Silver
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Canada
- Certification: COA and Mint box
- Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated