Canadian Silver Maple Leaf
Description: The Canadian Silver Maple Leaf, a 1 oz silver bullion coin consisting of 1 troy ounce of silver with a silver purity of 99.99% (ultra-fine silver) and a face value of 5 Canadian Dollar, features the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse and an image of a maple leaf on the reverse. It is the official silver bullion coin of Canada and was first issued in 1988 by the Royal Canadian Mint (RCM). The silver purity of the Canadian Silver Maple Leaf is the highest available in silver bullion coins, especially if one considers that most other issues of silver bullion coins have a silver purity of 99.9% (fine silver).
Face Value: 5 Canadian Dollar
Diameter: 38 mm
Thickness: 3.29 mm
Total Weight (grams): 31.1034768 grams (1 troy ounce)
Silver Percentage (%): 99.99%
Years of Minting: 1988 to present.