2016 Royal Canadian Mint Silver Proof Set

The 2016 Set commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Transatlantic Cable.

RCM Proof Set 2016

Cost C$ 229.95

Specifications

  • No.150180

Proof dollar

  • Composition 99.99% pure silver with selective gold plating
  • Finish proof
  • Weight (g) 23.17
  • Diameter (mm) 36.07
  • Edgereeded
  • ArtistYves Bérubé (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)

2 dollars

  • Composition 99.99% pure silver with gold-plated inner core
  • Finish proof
  • Weight (g) 9
  • Diameter (mm) 28
  • Edgeinterrupted serrations
  • ArtistBrent Townsend (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)

1 dollar

  • Composition 99.99% pure silver, gold plated
  • Finish proof
  • Weight (g) 7.9
  • Diameter (mm) 26.5
  • Edgeplain
  • ArtistRobert-Ralph Carmichael (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)

50 cents

  • Composition 99.99% pure silver
  • Finish proof
  • Weight (g) 9.25
  • Diameter (mm) 27.13
  • Edgereeded
  • ArtistThomas Shingles (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)

25 cents

  • Composition 99.99% pure silver
  • Finish proof
  • Weight (g) 6
  • Diameter (mm) 23.88
  • Edgereeded
  • ArtistEmmanuel Hahn (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)

10 cents

  • Composition 99.99% pure silver
  • Finish proof
  • Weight (g) 2.45
  • Diameter (mm) 18.05
  • Edgereeded
  • ArtistEmanuel Hahn (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)

5 cents

  • Composition 99.99% pure silver
  • Finish proof
  • Weight (g) 5.4
  • Diameter (mm) 21.2
  • Edgeplain
  • ArtistG.E. Kruger Gray (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)

Thank you mint.ca for images and spec – See more at: http://www.mint.ca/store/coins/pure-silver-proof-set

 

 

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