The Royal Canadian Mint often issues variations on the standard coin by applying slight design changes such as colouring or privy marks. The mark "Fine Silver 1 oz Argent Pur" is a hallmark of all Canadian Silver Maple Leaf coins. The obverse sports the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II.
Three different versions exist; a young head, old head and older head. The issuing year and 5 dollar face value is also displayed. The reverse depicts the maple leaf. On special releases a privy mark or colouring may be visible.
The Silver Maple was the first coin to depict the new image of the Queen. These silver coins make perfect gifts - a symbol of Canadian identity and one of the most recognized silver bullion coins worldwide. With among the lowest mintage of any silver coin in North America it will remain in high demand for decades to come. These coins are discounted as they may be tarnished, scratched or visibly handled. We may request for photo identification and other documentation before we confirm your order and begin packaging the item.This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "silvergoldbull" and is located in this country: CA. This item can be shipped to Canada.