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2017 Canada Silver (3 oz) DC Comic Superman Reverse Gold Plated Proof $50 in OGP
2017 Canada Silver (3 oz) DC Comic Superman Reverse Gold Plated Proof $50 in OGP

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Product Code: 17-CAN-50-SUPERMAN-GP-PF

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2017 Canada Silver (3 oz) - DC Comics Originals: The Brave and The Bold - Superman - Reverse Gold Plated Proof $50

Low Mintage of only 3,000 coins

Retro Art Meets Modern Techniques

The Royal Canadian Mint is going back to the Bronze Age of Comics to present DC Comic?s greatest Super Heroes with the 2017 3 oz Silver Reverse Gold-Plated Superman $50 Proof coin. Traditional engraving brings Superman to life as he seemingly bursts through the laser-engraved comic book panels of the coin?s surface. Except for the Superman at the center, which shines in pure silver, the golden gleam from the reverse gold-plating subtly hints at the aged look of a vintage comic, but with much more vibrancy and luminosity that highlights all the coin?s details. This combination of engraving, plating and finishing creates a sense of motion and adds texture as if Superman is emerging from the coin?s flat surface and racing straight towards the viewer.

Coin Design
Through a layered approach, this coin?s design re-visits the artistry of retro DC Comics. In the background, laser engraving re-creates all the details, shadows, nuances and complexities that are characteristic to Bronze Age comics. Each of the re-created panels hint at the origin stories of Superman, Batman, or Wonder Woman, and are resplendent in reverse gold plating that adds a golden gleam throughout the reverse ? save for the center image of Superman. Engraved in outstanding detail, Superman shines bright in silver as the Super Hero bursts through the page, revealing a laser halftone pattern behind it. The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt.

Each coin is encapsulated and presented in a Royal Canadian Mint-branded standard case with a graphic beauty box. Includes serialized Certificate of Authenticity

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