As the War of 1812 waged on, American and British North American forces continued to battle one another for territorial gains. On July 25, 1814, troops from both sides came face-to-face in an explosive encounter that would bring an end to one last invasion of Upper Canada. The coins reverse desgin by Bonnie Ross is inspired by the Battle of Lundys Lane. With bayonets fixed and gunfire all around them, advancing American troops (left) engage in a close battle against British troops as they defend the high ground at Lundys Lane. A stunning bicentennial commemoration of the Battle of Lundys Lane, which was one of the fiercest land battles in the War of 1812 and an important event in Canadian history.
Inspired by Charles William Jefferys illustration, the reverse image is a detailed depiction of the battle scene one that is filled with intensity, bravery and tragedy. Certified 99.99% pure silver, this coin is the last of the 1-kilogram coins within the Royal Canadian Mints War of 1812 series. The coins diameter offers a larger canvas to beautifully showcase the world-renowned craftsmanship of the Royal Canadian Mints engravers. A wonderful addition to any history- or military themed collection, and a unique gift for those who have an interest or passion for Canadian history. Composition 99.99% fine silver.Packaging Maple wood clamshell with black beauty box. Finished size 225 mm x 225 mm.
Customers located in MANITOBA, CANADA!!!! Please DO NOT hit pay it now until a revised invoice can be generated and sent to you. The item "2014 Kilo Battle of Lundy's Lane War of 1812 $250 Silver Coin 9999 Fine (13952)" is in sale since Wednesday, September 12, 2018.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative". The seller is "gatewestcoins" and is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba. This item can be shipped to Canada, United States.