2020 2 oz Canadian Silver Creatures of the North Series Coin - The Kraken - Gem Brilliant Uncirculated
- Contains 2 troy oz of .9999 fine Silver.
- All coins come in protective plastic.
- The obverse features a portrait of her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, along with the inscriptions "ELIZABETH II," "10 DOLLARS," "D.G. REGINA" and the date 2020.
- The reverse design shows The Kraken, an enormous octopus like creature that has been rumored to be terrorizing sailors off the coast of Canada dating back to the 1700's. In this image, the Kraken is so massive, it easily destroys the ship it has stumbled upon as it makes its way up from the deep!
- Sovereign coin backed by the Canadian government with a face value of $10.00 (CAD). Minted in .9999 fine Silver.
This coin is the first release in a new series from the Royal Canadian Mint called the "Creatures of the North" series. Beginning in 2020, the series is scheduled to release 2 coins each year.
The Kraken is a massive octopus or squid like creature, that according to folklore, has been terrorizing sailors off the coast of Canada for centuries now. The legendary Kraken still lives today through many forms of pop culture, whether it be movies, books, or other forms of stories and entertainment.