This final coin in the series of the smallest .9999 fine Gold coins ever produced by the Royal Canadian Mint salutes Canada's rugged and legendary de Havilland Beaver, a single-engine prop place produced from 1947-1967.
- Contains 1/25 oz of .9999 fine Gold.
- Mintage of 20,000 coins.
- Coin comes encapsulated.
- Obverse: Displays a right-facing profile of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
- Reverse: Features a bush plane ready to make a water landing.
- Sovereign coin backed by the Canadian government.
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The de Havilland Canada Beaver bush plane was introduced shortly after World War II to fly in extreme northern climates. With an all-metal construction, high-lift wing and flap configuration, it was capable of short takeoffs and landings, even with heavy loads.