- Great Grizzly 2004 Limited Edition 8 dollar coin and stamp set.
- The two $8 grizzly stamp is the highest value stamp ever issued by Canada Post. Two $8 dollar stamps and one one mint condition, one cancelled.
- THe 2005 Royal Canadian Mint REVISED Annual Report, The 2004 Grizzly Stamp Coin Set was reduced issued to 12,822 Sets Sold where there were 25,555 sets previously issued worldwide. This is a 50% reduction in the previously expected sets available.
- One of the rarest sets produced. Now sold out at the Royal Canadain Mint
- First ever $8 coin struck in 99.99% pure silver! $8 stamps, $8 silver coin, the certificate of authenticity, are all contained the original wooden display case including a numbered certificate.
The grizzly bear has the reputation of being the most ferocious and dangerous mammal in North America. Grizzlies vary widely in body shape, colour and in the shape of their heads. The tundra grizzly is often creamy yellow on the back with brownish legs and underparts. In the Rocky Mountains, the "silver-tip" phase is dominant. Adults weigh from 136 to 526 kg and are prodigiously strong.
Although grizzlies will, for the most part, avoid contact with humans, they are ... More >>