This fine silver collectable coin three coin set features three of the most captivating grotesques on Parliament Hill, the Wild Green Man, the Foliated Green Man, and the Horned Green Man. All three grotesques are brought to life in ultra high relief, creating a sculptural effect rising from the surface of the coin. The buildings that stand on Parliament Hill are among the most important examples of Gothic Revival architecture in the world. Look beyond the architecture to discover a pantheon of decorative images carved into wood and stone, including maple leaves, Canadian fauna and flora, satirical scenes, First Nations mythology, snarling gargoyles, dinosaurs, and countless fantastical characters known as grotesques.
The ultra high relief designs in the set include: Wild Green Man, Foliated Green Man, and Horned Green Man.
All collectable coins have been previously owned. Conditions will vary.
Metal Type: Silver
Diameter: 36 mm/coin
Special Features: Ultra high relief
Packaging: Wooden display box with certificates
Artists: Phillip White (reverse), Susanna Blunt (obverse)