2008 1oz Silver Maple Leaf $5 Coin with Gold Highlights
FIRST Gold-Highlighted Silver Maple Leaf Coin Ever 2008 1oz Silver Maple leaf Coin 20th Anniversary This coin celebrates the 20th anniversary of Silver Maple Leaf coins. Introduced in 1988, Silver Maple Leaf coins fast became the standard by which other bullion coins are measured. These coins are precision crafted to reach the heightened level of 9999 purity. Maple Leaf bullion coins struck by the Royal Canadian Mint are valued for their portability, liquidity and purity- Genuine Govenrmnet Issue struck by Royal Canadian Mint. Product specifications: . Face Value: 5 dollars . Mintage: 10,000 . Composition: 99.99% pure sliver with selective gold highlights Special features: . Double dated 1988-2008 to commemorate the 20th anniversary of issue . Features a special maple leaf with selective gold highlights. . The obverse features the portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II used in the first coins launched in 1988, by Arnold Machin . Each coin is encapsulated and presented in a maroon clamshell case lined with flock and protected by a black sleeve.