"Moments Like These" 2010 series, coins that celebrate family moments, Skating is the third and final.
In 1958, Canada got its second currency, albeit unofficially. It's the one people stuffed into glove boxes and cookie tins and jars in the garage, instead of wallets or purses. Canadian Tire money. Come 2009, Canadian Tire Corp., one of the nation's most iconic retailers, is introducing a dollar coin to complement its multi-hued, low-denomination stable of widely hoarded bills. Minted at the Royal Canadian Mint.
Obv. Description :
Canadian Tire corporation logo flanked by $1 with the bilingual inscription, LIMITED EDITION . SÉRIE LIMITÉE above AND CASH BONUS . ARGENT -BONI below
Rev. Description :
Family moment , which depicts a youngster learning to skate, CANADIAN TIRE above and the date below