Why add this 2017 Canadian Niobium Dragonfly Silver Proof to your collection? With this Nature's Adornments silver proof, the Royal Canadian Mint has produced its first coin with a uniquely shaped niobium embellishment. Each individual niobium dragonfly is handcrafted by jewelry artist Karen Hunter of Caledon, Ontario, then exposed to electricity to create a color combination and light refracting, iridescent effect that is unique to each dragonfly. As a result, each coin of this release will be distinctly different. This innovative Nature's Adornments proof is struck from of 1 Troy oz. of .9999 fine silver, measures 38mm in diameter, and has a 6,000 coin mintage limit. Stunning proof finish with gorgeous niobium embellishment The dragonfly rests gently upon a beautifully frosted lily pad adorned with sparkling droplets of water, surrounded by a rippling mirrored pond surface, designed by Canadian artist Emily Damstra. Inscribed "CANADA" and "20 DOLLARS 2017." Created by artist Susanna Blunt in 2003, the obverse features the royal image of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, bordered by "ELIZABETH II" and "D. G. REGINA". Colorful original Mint packaging This superbly struck uncirculated 2017 Canada $20 1 oz. Proof Silver Nature's Adornments: Niobium Dragonfly GEM Proof coin is beautifully presented in a specially designed themed package featuring a stylized dragonfly illustration, which houses the encapsulated coin nestled in the Royal Canadian Mint Branded maroon clamshell display case, with a serialized Certificate of Authenticity. This one-of-a-kind Niobium Dragonfly Silver Proof will be a delightful addition to your collection! Order from MCM before they fly away!