Special Design 30th Anniversary 2018 One Ounce Silver Maple Leaf - Mintage Limited To 250,000 Coins - Featuring MINTSHIELD™ Technology - SOLD OUT at the Royal Canadian Mint!
2018 marks the 30th Anniversary of the Silver Maple Leaf which went into production in 1988. Each of these 2018 Silver Maple Leafs has a large "30" intertwined with the maple leaf on the reverse. Each is struck in .9999 fine silver and has a diameter of 38mm. These 2018 Anniversary Silver Maple Leafs were struck at the Royal Canadian Mint and carry a $5.00 face value.
Quantities of 25 come housed in their original mint tube.
DENOMINATION: $5.00 CAD
MINT: Royal Canadian Mint
WEIGHT: 1 troy oz.
PURITY: 99.9% fine silver
DIAMETER: 38 mm
OBVERSE FEATURES:A portrait of her Majesty the Queen along with the inscriptions ELIZABETH II, 5 DOLLARS and 2018.
REVERSE FEATURES: The classic Maple Leaf design intertwined with the number 30 to commemorate 30 years since the release of the first silver maple leaf in 1988. Also incorporated into the design is a mini Maple Leaf with the number 18 in the center - an added security feature to ensure its authenticity. New in 2018, the Royal Canadian Mint introduced MINTSHIELD™ protection technology to its Silver Bullion Maple Leafs. It does not affect the coins look, but helps to prevent and reduce possible milk spotting.