Special features: Celebrate a Canadian world first and own all five Royal Canadian Mint Venetian glass-embellished Flora and Fauna coins, beautifully packaged. Each Venetian glass element on every coin is one-of-a-kind, handmade by master glassmaker Giuliano Donaggio in Murano, Italy. Design: Designed by Canadian artist Maurice Gervais, the coloured reverse of each coin features a selectively painted and engraved image of a species of Canadian flora embellished with a Venetian glass element handcrafted by Giuliano Donaggio, a master glass-maker in Murano, Italy.
Tulip and Ladybug The coin that started it all! A red and black Venetian glass ladybug sits on the bright green leaf of a red tulip. Aster and Bumble Bee A Venetian glass Yellow-Banded Bumble Bee perches delicately on the golden heart of an engraved and coloured purple aster.Purple Coneflower and Eastern Tailed Blue Butterfly A bright, red-spotted indigo Venetian glass butterfly perches on the pink petals of a coneflower, about to feed from the spiky engraved orange tubiflora at the flowers centre. Water Lily and Leopard Frog A grass-green and chartreuse Venetian glass frog sits on a brightly painted water lily leaf beside a stunningly detailed painted and engraved yellow water lily blossom.
Packaging: Your coins are encapsulated and presented in a Royal Canadian Mint-branded maple wooden case with a black beauty box. Maurice Gervais (coin), Giuliano Donaggio (Venetian glass element) (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse). The item "Pure Gold Coins Flora and Fauna 5-Coin Subscription Set (2015)" is in sale since Monday, May 21, 2018. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative".The seller is "navyblitz" and is located in Toronto, Ontario. This item can be shipped to Canada, United States.