It’s been 30 years since its debut, but the popularity of Star Trek™: The Next Generation still holds strong among its large Canadian fan-base! The award-winning television series introduced an unforgettable cast of characters, including one of the most feared antagonists: the Borg. The Royal Canadian Mint celebrates the 30th anniversary of a pop culture phenomenon that led to the resurgence of the sci-fi genre on television, and paved the way for more Star Trek™ series to follow.
Item Number: 159907
Composition: 99.99% pure silver
Weight (g): 31.39
Diameter (mm): 38
Face Value: $20
Packaging: Graphic beauty box
- A CONTINUING CELEBRATION: The Royal Canadian Mint adds to its “fleet” of Star Trek™ coins with this celebration of the 30th anniversary of Star Trek™: The Next Generation—a pop culture classic that is still beloved by Canadian fans!
- FEEL THE TENSION: Vibrant colour captures the intensity of the confrontation, including the iconic green glow of the Borg’s tractor beam. You can almost hear the siren of a Red Alert!
- PRECISION-ENGRAVING: Behind the image, the reverse provides a rare close-up of the detailed exterior of a Borg cube!
- ENGAGE! Crafted from 99.99% pure silver, this coin has a limited mintage of 10,000 and is a must-have for collectors and fans—order today!
The reverse design combines colour and engraving for a truly unique tribute to the 30th anniversary of Star TrekTM: The Next Generation. The field includes an outstanding amount of detailed engraving that provides a rare close-up for Star Trek™ fans: it’s the exterior of a Borg cube vessel, whose ominous appearance strikes fear in the hearts of characters and viewers alike. Against this engraved background, a colourful depiction of a tension-filled scene finds a Borg cube locking onto the U.S.S. Enterprise with its green tractor beam, as part of their relentless pursuit to assimilate technology, worlds and even beings. The reverse also includes the words “STAR TREK™" , “CANADA” and the year “2017”, all engraved in a Star Trek font.
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