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The Royal Canadian Mint Pays Tribute to Veterans of the Normandy Campaign as It Releases Its June Numismatic Catalogue

OTTAWA, Ontario, June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Always proud to celebrate stories of Canadian accomplishment on its coins, the Royal Canadian Mint is launching two new coins honouring the soldiers who fought in the Normandy Campaign which, after the success of D-Day, sent the Allies on the path to ...

2019-06-04 21:00 2588

Royal Canadian Mint Silver Coin Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Plastic Ono Band's Give Peace A Chance

MONTREAL, May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In 1969, Plastic Ono Band (John Lennon andYoko Ono) recorded Give Peace A Chance, an anti-war anthem for generations of pacifists and music fans around the world. The song was recorded live from Lennon and Ono's Queen Elizabeth Hotel suite in downtownMontrea...

2019-05-23 22:00 2335

The Royal Canadian Mint releases a trio of coins honouring Queen Victoria

OTTAWA, Ontario, May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Royal Canadian Mint is marking the 200th anniversary of the birth of the monarch who gave royal assent to the act that ushered in Canadian Confederation in 1867 and choseOttawa as our nation's capital. The legacy of Her Majesty Queen Victoria conti...

2019-05-08 05:57 1476

The Royal Canadian Mint Showcases Explorer John Cabot's Famous Ship to Celebrate the Passage of 70 Years since Newfoundland and Labrador Joined Confederation

OTTAWA, Ontario, March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to issue an impressive new silver coin that recaptures the design of the 1949 Silver Dollar celebratingNewfoundland and Labrador's transformation from a British colony toCanada's newest province 70 years ago.  This...

2019-03-06 02:14 1081

The Royal Canadian Mint Scores an Ace as its February Collection Opens With a New Silver Coin Honouring Flying Legend Billy Bishop

OTTAWA, Ontario, Feb. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- This month, the Royal Canadian Mint tells a story of valour in combat with a tribute to Canadian First World War flying aceBilly Bishop. This fine silver coin continues the Mint's proud tradition of preserving the memory of the heroic men and women be...

2019-02-09 03:22 3504

The Royal Canadian Mint celebrates 40 years of leadership and innovation with anniversary edition of its world-famous Gold Maple Leaf bullion coin

OTTAWA, Ontario, Feb. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- After four decades of innovation and commercial success, the Royal Canadian Mint is proud to launch a special 40 th anniversary edition of the Gold Maple Leaf, celebrating the bullion coin that the global precious metal industry has come to accept as t...

2019-02-01 19:30 1284

The Royal Canadian Mint honours bravery and sacrifice by dedicating its 2019 Proof Silver Dollar to the 75th Anniversary D-Day

OTTAWA, Ontario, Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- With each new year, the Royal Canadian Mint maintains the tradition of issuing an annual silver dollar to commemorate a story of national significance. This year, the Mint is proud to honourCanada's pivotal role in the successful Allied invasion of No...

2019-01-08 22:00 1033

The Royal Canadian Mint launches new double-concave silver coin among its final products of 2018

OTTAWA, Ontario, Dec. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Royal Canadian Mint is pleased to introduce a 10 oz. silver creation that takes coin design to bold new depths. The product of advanced testing by the Mint's R&D lab, the 2019$100 Fine Silver Double Concave CoinNature's Grandeur: Brown Bear measur...

2018-12-07 06:18 809

The Royal Canadian Mint Celebrates Decades Of Innovation With Anniversary Tributes To Its Gold and Silver Maple Leaf Bullion Coins

OTTAWA, Ontario, Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Long known for defining the "gold standard" of refining and bullion coin manufacturing, the Royal Canadian Mint is proud to celebrate its Gold  and Silver Maple Leaf bullion coins (GML and SML), with a pair of innovative collector coins.  Marking its ...

2018-11-06 23:00 364

Collectors get the chance to own a piece of history in the making with exclusive products from the Royal Canadian Mint's new "R+D Lab Collection"

OTTAWA, Ontario, Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Though the keen collector's search for rare and unusual numismatic finds is never at an end, it certainly got a little easier with the Mint's launch of a new "R+D Lab Collection".  These new experimental products, delivered straight from the test bed ...

2018-10-04 01:45 706

The Royal Canadian Mint turns heads with "The Bumblebee and the Bloom"

OTTAWA, Ontario, Oct. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Royal Canadian Mint has put a new spin on coin manufacturing with the introduction of the 2019$50 Fine Silver Coin – The Bumblebee and the Bloom. Taking innovation and interaction to a new level, this 5 oz. pure silver coin designed by artistTony ...

2018-10-03 03:55 549

The Royal Canadian Mint stands out with new 3D sculptural coins

OTTAWA, Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Always eager to break new ground in coin design and engineering, the Royal Canadian Mint has shattered the limits of relief with several impressive new coins. Bursting from the imagination of Mint engraverMatt Bowen is the 2018 $250 Fine Silver Coin – The Voy...

2018-09-05 00:16 495