This coin features the Year of the Horse, the 7th of 12 Zodiac symbols. The personality of the horse embodies freedom, life and happiness. The horse is kind and forgiving but can also be impatient. Horses are the very symbol of roaming and need wide open spaces.
This iconic coin was designed by Canadian artist Aries Cheung and is limited to a mintage of 28,888 coins worldwide. The coin features a galloping horse and the Chinese character for 'horse'. It comes in a silver clam-shell case and is 9999 pure silver. These superb, limited release coins have a proof finish and feature a matte horse design over a mirror finished background. They are perfect for people born in ‘horse’ years – 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002 and those yet to be born in 2014 – who are regarded as hardworking, sociable, optimistic and energetic..
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|Origin||Ottawa, Ontario, Canada|
|Designer||Susanna Blunt (obverse), Aries Cheung (reverse)|
|Obverse||The words "Elizabeth II D.G. Regina" and the Susanna Blunt Effigy of Queen Elizabeth II|
|Reverse||Aries Chung's Depiction of a Galloping Horse and the chinese character for "horse" as well as the words "Canada 2014 15 Dollars"|
|First Released||September 2013|
|Metal Weight (ozt)||1|
|Mint||Royal Canadian Mint|