New from the Winnipeg Mint! The Tribute: W Mint Mark series celebrates Canada's circulation coins and tells their story, beginning with our “youngest” circulation coin: the $2 piece, or Toonie.
Re-created in 99.99% pure silver with a tailored specimen finish and the “W” mint mark of the Winnipeg Mint, this all-silver tribute to Canada's bi-metallic circulation coin features the beloved polar bear design that has appeared on hundreds of millions of $2 pieces since the coin denomination was introduced on February 19, 1996.
The first in a six-part series of 1 oz. 99.99% pure silver coins.
Composition 99.99% pure silver
Weight 31.39 g
Diameter 38 mm
Face Value $2
Finish Tailored specimen
Packaging Black clamshell with black beauty box
Artist Brent Townsend (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)