The Royal Canadian Mint has issued a proof with all coins made of 99.99% silver. The nickel and the cent is also fine silver and most of the coins has some cladding for added contrast. The proof set commemorates the war of 1812 and houses 8 different coins.
The coins included in this set: Canadian Silver Dollar, 2 Dollar, Canadian Loonie Dollar (Golden), 50 Cents, 25 Cents, 10 Cents, 5 Cents and One Cent all struck in .99.99% silver. Reports are that this set is beautiful and limited to 20,000 issues.
This is a land mark creation for any mint and is the first with all fine silver coins. The mintage and silver content will make this a very rare collectors item. List price is $224.95 and the low mintage makes it even more rare than the 1999W Anniverery issue of the Silver American Eagle.
So get them from the Canadian Mint as the after market calue is sure to increase. This is one of those few chances to purchase a rare issue for the bottom retail value. Here’s the mint website to purchase this set while they last 200th Anniversary Canadian Silver Poorf Set