05/27/2024 08:00:23 AM
  • logo

2017 Proof Canadian Nocturnal By Nature: Barn Owl 1 oz Silver Coin with Box & CoA

Out of Stock
Sorry! We're sold out right now.
Add to Wishlist to add this product to your Wishlist

The Royal Canadian Mint has a well-deserved reputation for producing precious metal coins that feature some of the beautiful animals that are found across the Canadian territories. The 2017 Canadian Nocturnal By Nature: Barn Owl 1 oz Silver Coin Proof features the brilliant image of a barn owl. Previous releases in the Nocturnal by Nature Series have features various images of owls. This coin contains 1 Troy oz of .9999 pure silver. It has been issued a face value of $20 and is backed fully by the Canadian government. Just 7,000 coins were struck, making this a highly collectible specimen by both the investor and the collector of Canadian or wildlife-themed coins.


  • Delivered secured in maroon clamshell, includes Certificate of Authenticity!
  • 4th design released in Nocturnal By Nature Series!
  • Mintage limited to just 7,000 coins!
  • Contains 1 Troy oz of .9999 pure silver.
  • Face value of $20 (CAD), backed by the Canadian government.
  • Obverse features the portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
  • Reverse features a design of a barn owl.

Canada is home to an incredible variety of nocturnal animals. The barn owl is just one of many, but is also one of the most adept nighttime hunters. The acute senses and secretive ways of the owl allow it to quietly stalk its prey and strike without the creature even knowing what happened.

The 2017 Canadian Nocturnal By Nature: Barn Owl 1 oz Silver Coin features a beautiful finish that has a black rhodium-plated background. The plating provides the look of a dark night sky, which helps to beautifully offset the silver color of the swooping down barn owl.


The obverse design of the 2017 Proof Canadian Nocturnal By Nature: Barn Owl 1 oz Silver Coin features the 2003 right-profile portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majestys portrait is featured on the obverse of all Canadian coinage.


The reverse design of the 2017 Proof Canadian Nocturnal By Nature: Barn Owl 1 oz Silver Coin features the image of a barn owl swooping down as if to capture prey. The owl has widespread wings and talons ready to grab a mouse or rabbit. The black rhodium plating of the background design helps the silver owl stand out.

The 2017 Proof Canadian Nocturnal By Nature: Barn Owl 1 oz Silver Coin is a visually beautiful coin that offers collectors and investors a great choice. Your coin ships to you protected in a clamshell that makes it easy to display your investment. A Certificate of Authenticity is included with each of the coins.


Please dont hesitate to contact Provident Metals with any questions that you may have. You can reach out to our customer service team by calling 1-800-313-3315. You can also chat with us live through our website or you may send us an email detailing your questions. We look forward to speaking with you.

How Does Free Shipping Work?

When the subtotal of your purchase, including applicable discounts, is $199 or more, you receive free shipping for your entire order. In order to receive free shipping on purchases of $199 or more, you must live within the 50 US states. For orders less than $199, a $9.95 shipping fee applies. All products are discreetly packaged and shipped with full insurance included.

When will my order ship?

Most Provident orders are shipped within one (1) business day of your payment clearing. Payments made via PayPal clear instantly. Bitcoin payments clear instantly once the transaction is confirmed. Credit Card and bank wire payments process within 1 business day. ACH and paper check payments take 3-5 business days. Once payments are processed, products are released to fulfillment for packaging and shipping.

Can I choose the method of shipping?

All orders of $199 or more that are eligible for free shipping are, by default, shipped via a carrier of our choice (USPS or UPS). Depending on the contents and size of your purchase, you may be able to upgrade to a specific carrier during checkout.

Will I need to sign for my package?

For those orders of $999.99 or less, there is no need to sign for your package. However, you may select the option to require a signature at delivery if you want. This can be chosen and paid for at checkout. All orders of $1000 or more require a signature to complete delivery.

What about International Orders?

Provident is only able to ship to addresses in any of the 50 US states. This includes P.O. boxes and APO addresses.

Product Reviews
0 Review(s)
Please or to write a review.

Product Details

Year 2017
Mint Mark Not Shown
Metals Purity .9999
Producer Royal Canadian Mint
Thickness 3.29 mm
Diameter 38 mm
Condition Proof
Denomination $20 CAD
Country Canada
Designer (Obverse) Susanna Blunt
Designer (Reverse) Jamie Desrochers
Edge Style Reeded
Product Series Nature
Certificate of Authenticity Yes
Mintage 7,000
Capsule Size 38 mm
Packaging Presentation Packaging
Packaging Dimensions 2.8x2.8x1.55
Metal Content 1 Troy Ounce
Shipping Orders over $199 Ship Free
Provident ID 2573609