Mint Error! A struck thru is an error caused by a foreign object that got between the dies and the planchet when a coin was struck.
Larger Size Coin — 1.5 oz of Pure .9999 fine Silver!
The coin’s reverse features the majestic, arctic polar bear. Listed as a vulnerable species with less than 20,000 believed to be in the wild, conservationists around the globe are fighting for the bears resurgence in the animal kingdom. The coin's obverse features Queen Elizabeth II with the inscription “Canada 8 Dollars 2013.” The obverse was designed by Susanna Blunt.