The coin's reverse features Walter Ott's Silver Maple Leaf (SML) design, which celebrates its 35th anniversary in 2023. 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.The follow-up to 2022's first UHR SML, each coin is crafted in 1 oz. Of 99.99% pure silver and features a peak relief height of 1.4 mm. Features yellow gold plating on the effigy (obverse), rim (both sides) and the UHR maple leaf (reverse). Thanks to the coin's reverse proof finish, the golden UHR maple leaf truly shimmers and pops against the frosted silver field.
Mintage is limited to 8,000 worldwide.