Gold Gyrfalcon

2016 Gold Gyrfalcon Rev - Preserve Gold

Mint: Royal Canadian Mint

Composition: .9999 purity

Weight: 1/4 oz (7.77 g)

Diameter (mm): 20

Finish: Frosted relief with radial lines

Edge: Serrated

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Product Description:

The Gyrfalcon is the largest member of the falcon species.  Also known as the White Falcon, these spectacular birds can be found throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. The White Falcon breeds along the Arctic Ocean’s coastal regions on all three continents. The Gyrfalcon has been sought after by humans as a hunting partner since ancient times. Therefore, it is an appropriate topic for the Royal Canadian Mint’s stunning gold coin, which honors not only falconry but also royalty and aristocracy.  This coin makes an astute investment and an exquisite complement to your gold IRA or investment collection. Facts about this coin:
  • The Canadian artist Steve Hepburn designed the reverse of this coin, which features a gyrfalcon in flight. The detailed coloration of its plumage is captured in the purest gold using a variety of engraving techniques.
  • The front or obverse of the coin features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt.
  • Engravings include the nation and date of issue along with the weight, purity and metal content.
  • Intricately engraved radial lines featured on the coin’s obverse create a stunning light-diffracting pattern specific to this coin.
This coin was masterfully produced by Royal Canadian Mint using various engraving techniques.  Its finishes bring depth and texture to this stunning image of Canadian wildlife. These coins are approved for purchase in a Precious Metals IRA. To learn more and get current pricing, please contact us at (877) 444-0923.

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