Mintage of only 10,000 coins! Sold Out at the Mint!
This 3 dollar coin is certified to be 99.99% pure silver with a diameter of 27 millimetres and a metal weight of 7.96 grams. Your coin was designed by Canadian artist Yves Bérubé and features a painted honey bee standing atop a flower blossom, its head bowed to collect precious nectar that will sustain its colony. The design is layered over an embossed honeycomb of perfectly symmetrical hexagons, which cover the entire polished silver field of the coin’s reverse. The reverse also features the word “CANADA,” the date “2013,” and the face value of “3 DOLLARS.” The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt.
Coin is encapsulated and presented in a maroon clamshell case and protected by a black sleeve. Includes an individually numbered Certificate of Authenticity.