2018 Canada $20 25th Anniversary of the Star of Military Valour


2018 Canada $20 25th Anniversary of the Star of Military Valour

Catalog #: RCM2018-SMV


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2018 Canada $20 25th Anniversary of the Star of Military Valour (TAX Exempt)

Throughout its 25-year history, the Star of Military Valour represents a nation’s recognition of members of the Canadian Forces and comrades-in-arms for distinguished and valiant service in the presence of the enemy. The star-shaped insignia has been faithfully reproduced on the reverse of this fine silver coin, which serves as both a tribute piece and a celebration of extraordinary valour in combat.

Item Number: 164525
Composition: 99.99% pure Silver
Mintage: 5,500
Weight: 31.83 g
Diameter: 40 mm
Face Value: $20
Finish: Proof
Edge: Serrated
Artist: Original medal by Bruce W. Beatty, C.M., S.O.M., C.D. (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)

Special Features:
• Exceptional series, exceptional Canadians: FIFTH coin in a series showcasing some of the highest honours and distinctions in the Canadian Honours System.
• 25 years of recognizing courage in combat. A special tribute to the recipients of the Star of Military Valour, which celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2018.
• This coin combines precision engraving with a complex colour application, and all in a proof finish that makes this a stunning collectible and a poignant tribute piece.
• Translucent paint over engraving adds the true colours of the actual Star, which is also meticulously crafted by the Royal Canadian Mint.
• A first-time collecting opportunity: This is the first time the Star of Military Valour has appeared on a 99.99% pure silver coin!
• High demand: Previous coins in the series have sold out quickly – hurry, order yours today!
• The perfect addition to any history-themed collection, and a unique way of paying tribute to those whose actions in combat speaks of outstanding courage, selflessness and an unwavering dedication to duty.