Canadian Birds of Prey Series Concludes with Final Silver 1-Ounce Coin

August 20, 2015 in Bullion, Canadian Coins, Coins, Coins for sale, Collecting, Collector Sets, Commemorative, New Releases, News, Numismatica, Numismatics, Precious Metals, Royal Canadian Mint, Silver, Silver Coins, World Coins

By: Michael Alexander (Coin Update News)


The Royal Canadian Mint has launched the last coin in their “Birds of Prey” silver coin series.

Featured on the last coin is the Great Horned Owl; with its long, ear-like tufts, intimidating yellow-eyed stare, and deep hooting voice, the Great Horned Owl is the quintessential owl of storybooks. Its subtle brown, gray, and white feathering accord it an opportune camouflaging in sparse and full leaf trees. This powerful predator can take down birds and mammals even larger than itself, but it also dines on lighter fare such as tiny scorpions, mice, and frogs… Full article at the source>

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