Canada Releases Ukrainian Easter Egg Coin!
With its handcrafted beauty, rich symbolism and colorful patterns, the pysanka egg is one of the most beloved forms of traditional folk art, and a unique celebration of spring! On the 125th anniversary of Ukrainian settlement in Canada, the Royal Canadian Mint celebrates this time-honored Easter tradition and the awe-inspiring artistry behing each masterpiece.
This is the first-ever egg-shaped coin issued by the Royal Canadian Mint. Struck from 1 oz silver 9999 with vibrant color throughout the elaborate design, the coin recreates the breathtaking hand-crafted artistry of a Ukrainian Easter Egg! The worldwide mintage is limited to 4 000 pieces.