The Royal Canadian Mint strikes a wide variety of collectible coins throughout the year, but it is its bullion coins for which it is best known. This listing is for a single random dated 1-ounce Silver Maple Leaf bullion coin come that could come from any date in the series. The photo shown displays an example of the type of coin you may receive. The series has celebrated the most recognizable symbol of Canada since its it began in 1988.
It is among the most popular and best-known bullion coins anywhere in the world. If you happen to receive a 2014 or later issue of this coin, you will receive a coin with security features that were added to the coin in 2014 - fine radial lines from the center of the coin expanding to the outer edge of the coin, and a small maple leaf privy mark, with the last 2 digits of the year of issue inside. Each coin was struck from 1 oz of.9999 fine silver and remains in GEM Brilliant Uncirculated condition. Traditional Maple Leaf Design by Walter Ott and a Variety of Obverses.
The obverse of each coin features a portrait of the current Head of the Commonwealth. Since the series debuted in 1988, a definitive coin portrait of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has appeared on the obverse. Given her recent passing in September of 2022 and the ascension of her son King Charles III to the throne, this will soon change. While as of March 2023, the Royal Canadian Mint has not yet revealed when the first Canadian effigy of His Royal Majesty King Charles III will debut on the series, it is likely that 2023 will be the last year.All coins in the series bear Walter Ott's famous Maple Leaf design. Simple in concept yet elaborate in execution, the fine detail of every aspect of the leaf brings it to life in the holder's hand. The name of the issuing country, "CANADA, " is inscribed above the leaf, while the coin's purity, "9999, " is noted to either side of it. Along the bottom half of the rim is an inscription in English and French that offers the coin's weight, reading, FINE SILVER 1 OZ ARGENT PUR. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "daveluxurywears" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.