This set brings together four commemorative coins that went into circulation this year to mark historic milestones: the 200th anniversary of Sir John A. Macdonald's birth ($2); the 50th anniversary of the Canadian Flag (25¢); and the 100th anniversary of In Flanders Fields ($2 and 25¢).
2 dollars – 200th Anniversary of the Birth of Sir John A. Macdonald
Composition three-ply nickel finish plated steel (outer ring); three-ply brass finish plated aluminum bronze (inner core)
Weight (g) 6.92
Diameter (mm) 28
Edge interrupted serrations
Artist Glen Green (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)