An application of colour adds dazzling reds, oranges and blues to this revered figure of Chinese mythology, who holds a green pearl of wisdom that symbolizes the active yang aspect of qi, the life force that surrounds us. SPECIAL FEATURES - A MODERN SPORT WITH AN ANCIENT PAST: A dazzling showpiece that celebrates the cultural tradition of dragon boat racing, and the festivals held annually in several Canadian cities.ULTRA HIGH RELIEF ENGRAVING: Struck several times to ensure crisp lines and maximum depth, the dragons carefully sculpted head rises up from the coins flat surface, like a dragon emerging from the engraved waves. CAPTURES THE COLOURFUL PAGEANTRY: Highlighted by the application of colour over the engraving, the dragons head on the reverse is every bit as a colourful as the elaborately painted dragon boats. TRADITION MEETS CONTEMPORARY: In addition to its colour-over-engraved features, the traditional depiction of a Chinese dragon is rich in symbolism and includes a few modern design elements, such as the stylized background that adds an outstanding amount of etched details. The item "2018'Dragon Boat' Ultra-High Relief Color Prf $25 Fine Silver Coin 1oz(18482)NT" is in sale since Thursday, June 7, 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.