1997 Canada $20 Aviation Series - Canadair F-86 Sabre Fern Villeneuve - The Golden Hawks Sterling Silver Coin - 2-5. List Price $59.95

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Year: 1997
Denomination: 20.00
SKU: Aviation - 1997 F-86 Sabre

1997Canadair F-86 Sabre Fern Villeneuve

Innovative and talented, the expertise of the Canadian aviation industry continued to excite the imagination. The technology of the Canadian F-86 Sabre was world renowned. The Sabre became one of the top military aircraft in Europe during the 1950's.

Chosen to fulfill Canada's fighter aircraft commitment to NATO, a team of Sabres went on to become famous as the Golden Hawks. Painted gold with a red and white hawk emblazoned on each side, the Golden Hawks thrilled audiences with their aerobatic maneuvers.

Face Value: 20 dollars
Mintage: 16,440
Composition: 92.5% Silver, 7.5% Copper
Weight (g): 31.103
Diameter (mm): 38
Edge: Interrupted Serration
Finish: Proof