What an incredible coin to add to your collection! Ultra High Relief Silver Maple Leaf with gold plating to mark a 35?? This 2023 collector piece is crafted in 1 oz. Of 99.99% pure silver and features Ultra High Relief on its reverse, where the SML design rises to an incredible height.
The reverse features a peak relief height of 1.4 mm-higher than a typical 1 oz. SML, which celebrates its 35?? The SML is one of our most popular annual offerings and it tends to sell out quickly. Mintage is limited to 8,000 worldwide. New for 2023, yellow gold plating highlights the rim on both sides of the coin, the effigy on the obverse, and the UHR maple leaf on the reverse.
This creates a stunning colour contrast-it's even more beautiful in hand. Thanks to the coin's reverse proof finish, the golden UHR maple leaf truly shimmers and pops against the frosted field. The coin's reverse features Walter Ott's Silver Maple Leaf (SML) design, which celebrates its 35??Struck in Ultra High Relief, the iconic maple leaf is plated with yellow gold and surrounded by the words "CANADA", "FINE SILVER 1 OZ ARGENT PUR" and the purity standard of "9999". The rim is also plated with yellow gold on both sides, while the obverse features the gold-plated effigy of Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt. The obverse also bears a special marking that includes four pearls symbolizing the four effigies that have graced Canadian coins and the double date of her reign.