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Title: Twenty Dollars
Date: 1987
Object Name: coin
Classification: North American
Culture(s):
Canadian
Mint: North America, Canada
Technique: milled
Medium: silver (AR)
Dimensions: Coin: 40 mm, 12 O'Clock (1 9/16 in., 12 O'Clock)
Subject/Image: Reverse: Curler advancing forward with broom and curling rock. Calgary Winter Olympic Games commemorative.
Subject/Image: Obverse: Female bust right wearing a tiara, Queen Elizabeth II
Inscription: Reverse: CALGARY 1988 20 DOLLARS
Inscription: Obverse: ELIZABETH II CANADA 1987
Description: Bust of Queen Elizabeth II right, draped, wearing a tiara. Inscription left and right around below separated by central maple leaf./ Curler advancing forward in crouched position holding broom (embellished with standing beaver left) in outstretched right, and with curling rock in front in left hand. Artist's initials IS to left of broom. Olympic logo above, CALGARY 1988 to left of logo. Denomination below. On edge inscription: XV OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES - XVes JEUX OLYMPIQUES D'HIVER -
Accession Number: NG.1999.1.28