Designed by Susanna Blunt in 2003, the obverse features the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II. Inscriptions include Her Majesty’s name and the coin’s denomination.
Designed by Steve Hepburn, the reverse features a Snow Falcon mid-flight. The shape of a falcon’s wings allow these great birds to fly at high speeds. Unlike hawks and eagles, falcons kill prey with their beaks instead of talons. Inscriptions include the year of issue, along with the coin’s weight and purity.
The Gold Falcon is the fourth release in a series of RCM bullion coins featuring wildlife of the Canadian arctic. It follows designs featuring an arctic fox, a polar bear, and a polar bear with a cub.
Founded in 1908, the Royal Canadian Mint originally processed precious metals discovered in the Yukon Territories. The nation’s own minting capacity was the first step toward Canadian independence.
Individual Gold Falcon coins ship in plastic flips or sealed plastic from the mint.
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James on 7/24/2018
" Prices go up, prices go down dollar average for the long term and hang in there! Provident always delivers and love the electronic payment "
Robert on 1/13/2018
" Just got these today, and I have to say, 'simply gorgeous.' Not sure why these are flying off the shelf. They have amazing detail. Not sure what the mintage is, but these are stellar! Thanks so much. "
Bruce on 1/02/2018
" I received two of these amazingly detailed coins within a week of ordering. Kudos to Provident for the fast service. The coins I received came in sealed, mint plastic protectors. The coins will be preserved in mint condition until removed from this plastic wrap. The coins are radiantly beautiful. The definition and detail are the hallmarks of the RCM. I have had to pull them out and look at them every day since I received them. The falcon is perfect and each feature is highly visible. The coins radiate. The RCM has done another world class job. "
|Metal Content||0.25 troy oz|
|Metals Purity||.9999 Fine Gold|
|Producer||Royal Canadian Mint|