2020 Canada $20 Mother Earth - Our Home Glow-in-the-Dark Fine Silver Coin
Out of the billions of possible worlds in the universe, Earth is the only known planet to sustain life as we know it. By presenting a view from orbit, this coin reminds us that everything on our planet is connected: people, plants and animals, the past, present and future. Earth's well-being directly affects our own, and we must cherish and preserve this home for generations to come.
Item Number: 176895
Composition: 99.99% pure silver
Weight: 31.39 g
Diameter: 38 mm
Face Value: $20
Artist: Jamie Desrochers (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)
• Our planet, our home, our future: This fine silver coin celebrates our little blue planet, the “Mother” of life as we know it! It is a love letter to a unique world that is home to humankind and millions of other species.
• Blacklight-activated technology brings a colourful intensity to the Milky Way Galaxy.
• Recycled glass: On the coin’s reverse, our planet is made of recycled borosilicate glass that gives it a rounded appearance and a glassy sheen, like it is illuminated by the sun.
• Space View: The reverse design uses the vastness of space and the barren lunar landscape to emphasize our planet's life support systems—the water, land and atmosphere that have allowed life to thrive here.
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.
2020 $20 Mother Earth - Our Home Glow-in-the-Dark Fine Silver