2018 Canada $5 Birthstone - January Fine Silver with Swarovski Crystal
Like a kaleidoscope of ornate shapes and patterns, the mandala is a spellbinding representation of symmetry, harmony and unity! Art, astronomy and geometry intersect in our monthly Birthstone Series, which features a colourful henna-inspired motif and a Swarovski crystal that adds vibrant symbolism to this birthday celebration.
Item Number: 164206
Composition: 99.99% pure Silver
Weight (g): 7.96
Diameter (mm): 27
Face Value: $5
Artist: Pandora Young (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)
• A stunning monthly series that combines complex engraving, selective colour and a gem-toned crystal for a sparkling celebration of each birth month!
• Each coin features a genuine Swarovski crystal that represents each month's birthstone and its colour.
• Selective colour extends the celebration to the engraved elements emanating from the coin's centre.
• The mandala's layered patterns are all beautifully engraved in outstanding detail - including the mid-relief lotus that naturally draws the eye!
• A deeply meaningful and highly personalized gift! This keepsake is perfect for celebrating a special person or any occasion - from birthdays to anniversaries, new arrivals, or "just because" moments.
Maroon clamshell with black beauty box
Please note: This product is no longer tax exempt due to modifications to the coin, including (but not limited to):
• Embellishments such as sculptures or moving parts
• Crystals, gemstones or diamonds embedded into the coin
• Sculptures and/or other moving parts
Please see The Royal Canadian Mint's FAQ for more details.