2018 1/4 oz Silver Coin - Birthstone - October .9999
This is the tenth pure silver coin in the 12 Birthstone coin series from the Royal Canadian Mint. This beautiful series from the Royal Canadian Mint combines selective color, complex engraving, and a gem-toned crystal to represent the birthstone of each month. The pure silver October Birthstone coin features a sea green mandala motif and a genuine Swarovski® crystal, representing the October birthstone, a beautiful opal. Opals varying color combinations range from a milky white to multi-colored. The opal’s luminous appearance and different color combinations make each stone unique.
This gorgeous pure silver birthstone coin will bring a smile to anyone on your gift list in October! A symbol of good luck, the opal was once believed to possess all the virtues of each gemstone whose color is represented in the opal’s color spectrum. This unique quality gives the opal its nickname, “Queen of Gems”. This pure silver coin with the October birthstone represented in it, is a perfect gift for a birthday or baby shower. Need a present for someone who is getting married or moving countries? Why not wish them luck with this beautiful pure silver coin with opal-inspired Swarovski® crystal.
Inspired by the ancient tradition of Indian henna tattooing, or mehndi, this beautiful 99.99% pure silver coin was designed by Canadian artist Pandora Young. The twelve points on the lotus represent the calendar year, while the center of the coin contains the opal like Swarovski® crystal, surrounded by the translucent blues and greens often seen in opals.
With a limited mintage of only 4000 coins worldwide, you’ll want to buy yours today before they’re gone! Each 2018 1/4 oz Silver Coin - Birthstone - October .9999 is encapsulated and presented in an attractive gift box from the Royal Canadian Mint.
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