|Keep the Lucky Loonie legend alive!
At the Salt Lake City Olympic Winter Games in 2002. a loonie brought a stroke of good fortune to Canada when our men's and women's hockey teams skated to victory over a Lucky Loonie buried secretly beneath centre ice.
The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to issue this speciallv designed Lucky Loonie to celebrate a Canadian Olympic story. And to wish all of our Caiiadian athletes the very best of luck this winter 2006 in Torino.
This special sterling silver proof aureate dollar contains 92.5 % silver. It is eleven-sided, has a diameter of 26.50 millimetres and weihs 7.00 grams.