The third coin in the $100 High Face Value Coin is the iconic Bald Eagle with clutched claws preparing to pounce on its target.
Mintage of only 50,000 coins! High Face Value Coin!
The reverse design by Canadian artist Claudio D'Angelo features a halting image of a bald eagle in flight, its wings forward and claws flexed as it prepares to pounce upon prey below. This fine silver coin is certified to be 99.99% pure silver with a diameter of 40 millimetres and a metal weight of 1 oz of .9999 silver. The Bald Eagle has long been a potent symbol of vision, power and stoicism. The reverse is engraved with the word “CANADA,” the date “2014,” and the face value of “100 DOLLARS.” The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt. Coin is encapsulated and presented in a decorative box.