|Mint Mark:||Not Shown|
|Metal Content:||1 troy oz|
|Manufacturer:||Royal Canadian Mint|
Mintage of only 5,000 coins!
Sealed in original plastic from the mint! Scorpio is the eighth sign of the Zodiac and is shown as a Scorpion. The reverse displays a detailed depiction of a single maple leaf. To the right of the maple leaf's stem is a privy mark of the Scorpio. This coin is definitely a collector's item and would make a great gift for the Scorpio in your life.
The sign of Scorpio (October 24 - November 21):
Scorpio is the eighth sign of the Zodiac, and you shouldn't take that lightly. You shouldn't take Scorpios lightly, either. Those born under this sign are dead serious in their mission to learn about others. There's no fluff or chatter for Scorpios, either: these folks will zero in on the essential questions, gleaning the secrets that lie within. Scorpios concern themselves with beginnings and endings, and are unafraid of either; they also travel in a world that is black and white and have little use for gray. The curiosity of Scorpios is immeasurable, which may be why they are such adept investigators. These folks love to probe and know how to get to the bottom of things. The fact that they have a keen sense of intuition certainly helps.
It's the Scorpion which symbolizes Scorpios, and it's no accident. Much like the Scorpion would rather kill itself than be killed, those born under this sign are the ones who are in ultimate control of their destiny. It is life on the Scorpion's terms, too, since these folks promote their agenda (they are quite the executives) and see to it that things go forward. Others may find this overbearing and even self-destructive, but that's the beauty of the Scorpion: these folks have tremendous regenerative powers, much like the actual Scorpion can lose its tail and promptly grow a new one. Fearless Scorpions rarely lose; they just keep on going since they are stubborn and determined to succeed (this Scorpio trait is in keeping with the Fixed Quality assigned to this sign). Scorpios work as hard as they do so they can someday sit back and feel satisfied with themselves. These folks are intense, passionate and filled with desire. They're also complex and secretive, so don't expect to get much out of them, lest they become suspicious and exit stage left. It's best not to bet against Scorpios, either, since these folks are surprisingly resourceful.