*** COIN WITH CAPSULE AND CERTIFICATE ONLY ***Colourful Songbirds of Canada: The Violet-Green Swallow
With its endearing chirp and stunning plumage, it's easy to see why the violet-green swallow (Tachycineta thalassina) is a favourite swallow species for many birdwatchers. Found in the open woodlands of western Canada, this songbird's iridescent feathers add an unexpected splash of colour to its serene surroundings and as such, are part of the beauty of Canada's natural landscape.
Composition 99.99% pure silver
Weight (g) 15.87
Diameter (mm) 34
Face value 10 dollars
Artist Derek C. Wicks (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)