Mintage of only 5,000 coins!
In 1996, Canada began replacing its paper $2 note with a circulating coin. One of the collector versions of this coin was a Proof Gold & Silver bimetal coin consisting of a core of .9167 Gold composition, and an outer ring of silver. This 1996 coin has the design of a Polar Bear family and the word "Knowledge" in English and French. This coin has been graded a near perfect 69 Ultra Cameo by NGC.
Ring Composition: 17.2% Au, 77.6% Ag, 5.2% Cu, 4.1Kt
Core Composition: 91.7% Au, 4.1% Ag, 4.2% Cu, 22Kt
Weight (g): 11.40
Contains 0.1849 oz pure gold total.
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|Metal Content:||0.1849 troy oz|
|Manufacturer:||Royal Canadian Mint|