2018 Canada 1 Ounce 30th Anniversary Maple Leaf Shaped Silver Proof Coin
We proudly celebrate 30 years of an icon with a maple leaf-shaped tribute to the Silver Maple Leaf bullion coin. A symbol of unparalleled beauty and craftsmanship, the silver maple leafs' signature design is beautifully re-created on this shaped commemorative coin, where it appears not once but three times - one leaf for each decade of success.
Celebrate 30 years of the recognized Silver Maple Leaf coin with your beautiful, low mintage shaped tribute.
A proud symbol of Canada, the maple leaf provides a uniquely shaped canvas for this 30th anniversary celebration of the Silver Maple Leaf.
Each coin includes the double commemorative dates of “1988” and “2018”, a 30 year anniversary.
Easily recognized by its slightly curved petiole, the signature maple leaf becomes part of your coin’s design, where it appears three times - a leaf for each decade.
The maple leaf’s serrated edges and distinctive veining are re-created thanks to meticulous engraving, which remains faithful to the classic design but also adds a touch of natural beauty to all three sizes of leaves.
This numismatic tribute is the product of an exacting manufacturing process! as specialized equipment was required to shape the dies.
A sugar maple leaf (Acer saccharum) provides a fitting and uniquely shaped canvas for this celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Silver Maple Leaf. A fixture on the reverse since 1988, the solitary maple leaf is re-created in the upper lobe of the coin where it is accompanied by the double commemorative dates “1988” and “2018”.
Finely detailed engraving re-creates the leaf’s venation for a more natural look to the the leaf, as well as the two smaller-sized versions that flank the legend “30 YEARS ANS”.
The reverse includes the engraved face value “20 DOLLARS”. The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Arnold Machin.
Sovereign coin backed by the Canadian government.
Metal Content: 1 Troy Ounce (31.50 Grams)
Manufacturer: Royal Canadian Mint
Dimensions: 42 X 43 mm
Shaped Capsule, Presentation Box, Certificate of Authenticity