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 Three Degrees Creative Group and is limited to a mintage of 388 coins worldwide. The coin features a rearing horse and the Chinese character for 'horse' and the word "CANADA" on the reverse. the obverse features the Sussana Blunt effigy of Queen Elizabeth II and the words "ELIZABETH II 250 DOLLARS D.G. REGINA 2014". It comes in a silver clam-shell case and is .9999 pure silver. These superb, limited release coins have a proof finish 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), Three Degrees Creative Group (reverse)|
|Obverse||The words "Elizabeth II D.G. Regina 250 Dollars 2014" and the Susanna Blunt Effigy of Queen Elizabeth II|
|Reverse||Three Degrees Creative Groups depiction of a rearing horse, the chinese character for "horse", the word "CANADA" and a decorative Oriental motif border|
|First Released||October 2013|
|Metal Weight (ozt)||32.1507|
|Mint||Royal Canadian Mint|