Canada 1998 15 dollars
This specimen was lot 3893 in Goldberg sale 67 (Los Angeles, January 2012), where it sold for $241.50. The catalog description noted, "Canada. 15 Dollars, 1998. Year of the Rabbitt. With certificate. Choice Brilliant Proof." This was issued for the Year of the Tiger; the Year of the Rabbit was 1999. This coin began a series of silver bullion coins featuring the Chinese zodiac.
Recorded mintage: 68,888.
Specification: 33.63 g, bimetallic (.925 fine silver and gold), 40 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 304.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Goldberg, Ira, Larry Goldberg, Stephen Harvey, Paul Rynearson and Jason Bradford, Pre-Long Beach Auction, Ancient & World Coins, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, 2011.