Andrew Lewis coin design presented to México's President Peña Nieto.

On the occasion of Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto’s official state visit, the Royal Canadian Mint has produced a commemorative silver medallion celebrating Canada and Mexico’s longstanding ties as North American neighbours. Designed by Canadian artist Andrew Lewis and painted in vibrant colour, the medallion features the renowned symbols of the flags of Mexico (the eagle) and Canada (the maple leaf). Ottawa, June 28, 2016

photo: Justin Tang

photo: Justin Tang