Silver coins have long been seen as remarkably easy ways of investing in the precious metal; and with the advancement of minting techniques various designs, finishes, and sizes can now be minted to the avid collector and investor. An example of silver coins exceeding their metal content value are the2014 & 2015 Wildlife Sets, which come in their original Mint box with Certificate of Authenticity available here at GMRgold!
2014 Wildlife Set: Uniqueness and Beauty in 3 Beautiful Coins – Priced at $150.00
The first coin of the 2014 Wildlife Set is the 2014 White-Tailed Deer – Mates, in proof finish. Showcasing her majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, on the front of the 99.99% pure silver coin, the shiny coin features the natural element on the reverse.
Only the third coin featuring the White-Tailed Deer motif, the back of the coin shows two adult deer, a male in the front and female in the back, leaping over a fallen log with a beautifully detailed forest in the background. Mintage for the coin is only at 7,500 and the original price for the coin on the Canadian Royal Mint’s site is $99.95. Value: $99.95
Similar to the White-Tailed Deer Coin, the 2014 Green Enameled Maple Leaf has only 7,500 coins minted. Also featuring an image of the Queen on the front, the back of the coin boasts a spectacularly detailed image of a staple image Canadian culture.
A large single maple leaf is surrounded by detailed smaller leaves, but is set apart from the flurry by the eye catching detail the Royal Canadian Mint has added: a clear green enamel make the center leaf “pop” as it contrasts with the proof silver background of the coin. Value: $79.95
A truly unique coin, and the last of the 2014 Wildlife Set, the 2014 Tuvalu Silver Buffalo is an Ultra High Relief coin and showcases the animal is stunning detail. Nearly twice the thickness of a typical silver coin the smaller diameter coin stands in contrast when placed next to it’s set mates.
Only 5,000 of the coins were minted, and like the two other coins of the set features the Queen on the front. It seems like each fiber of the animals coat was added to this shiny one-ounce silver beauty, allowing the animals figure to stand in contrast with the proof background. Value: $79.99
2015 Wildlife Set: A Fisherman’s Dream 3-Coin Set – Priced at $175.00
While the 2014 Wildlife Set focuses on the beauty of nature on land, the GMRgold team felt that it would be only right to feature coins showcasing the aquatic wonders of nature! That’s why the 2015 Wildlife Set features some of the most beloved fish known to North American waters.
With a mintage of 6,500 the 2015 North American Sportfish: Walleye 1 Oz. Pure Silver Coin, is the first of the series and features the Queen on the front, and the aquatic specimen on the reverse.
The green-hued, golden speckled fish is a marvelous hunter, and the designers at the Royal Canadian Mint payed homage to its fierce nature with a eye catching design. All coins in the set have inscriptions denoting the weight and purity on the side; a unique feature known as “edge lettering.” Value: $99.95
The second coin of the 2015 Wildlife Set is the 2015 North American Sportfish: Northern Pike. Like its set mates, the one ounce pure silver coin features the profile of the Queen on the front, and it’s namesake design on the reverse.
One of the most formidable freshwater carnivores known to fisherman; the Northern Pike, is known for its size, incredible speed and its brutish nature. It’s long sleek tube like form is represented beautifully on the silver coin, as it hides in the shade of its natural habitat. Value: $99.95
The last coin of the 2015 Wildlife Set offered by GMRgold is the 2015 North American Sportfish: Rainbow Trout.
This beautiful species of fish is part of the salmon family and has one of the most recognizable features known to fisherman. With a normally green color and spotted back, the characteristic streak of pink on its side lends to its striking appearance and apt naming. The finish of the coin lends to the its sleek appearance as the body of the fish contrasts with the burnished background spectacularly. Value: $99.95
Each coin in the sets described arrive in their original mint box with COA are available on GMRgold.com and would make a fantastic investment opportunity to any precious metals collector or investor plus nature enthusiasts can enjoy their first foray into the “hobby of kings.” Contact a GMRgold expert at 877-795-9585 anytime you have a question!