2013 $0.50 Owl Shaman Holding Goose Canadian Inuit Art Gold Coin
Immerse yourself in the captivating world of Inuit art and culture with the 1/25 ounce pure gold fractional coin featuring the iconic sculpture "Owl Shaman Holding Goose" (1962) by esteemed Inuit artist, Joanassie Nowkawalk. This exquisite coin pays tribute to the profound connection the Inuit people share with nature and the spirit realm.
Inspired by the original sculpture carved in serpentinite, the coin depicts the mystical transformation of an Inuit shaman into an owl, harnessing the wisdom and strengths of this revered creature. In a powerful representation, the shaman captures a goose, symbolizing the age-old practices and beliefs of an ancient and enduring culture.
As you own this collectible coin, you become a guardian of Inuit heritage and artistry, preserving the legacy of their profound connection to the natural world. Please note that all collectible coins have been previously owned, and conditions may vary, adding to the uniqueness and charm of each individual piece.
Metal Type: Gold
Diameter: 13.92 mm
Weight: 1.27 grams
Packaging: RCM branded maroon clamshell with certificate
Artists: Joanassie Nowkawalk (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)