|Country: Canada||Metal Purity: 999.9||Box: Yes|
|Year of Issue: 2013||Weight: 31.39 g||CoA: Yes|
|Face Value: 20 dollars||Dimensions: 38||Coin Accent: Coloring, Glass and locket insert, Unusual Shape|
|ID: CA0074||Quality: Proof|
|Mintage quantity: 10000 pcs|
The 2013 Purple Coneflower with Venetian Glass Butterfly coin is the third release of the fantastic collectible series of .999 fine silver proof coins featuring Canadian native flowers and hand-crafted insects made of colored Venetian glass famous for its fineness and diversity of brilliant colors.
The portrait of Her Majesty Elizabeth II is represented on the obverse of this Canadian coin. Along the rim of the silver coin, there are the inscriptions indicating the Queen’s name and the Latin title standing for By the Grace of God, Queen.
The charming reverse design features the colored Coneflower with the vibrant and dimensional Venetian glass butterfly sitting on it. This adorable insect is called the Eastern Tailed-Blue and is one of the most popular butterflies found in the eastern North America. The males are a cobalt blue while the females are a more slate gray. Along the rim of the coin, there are the inscriptions indicating its face value, the issuing year and country. This Venetian Glass Butterfly coin will make an excellent gift for nature lovers as well as an exquisite addition to any collection.