Why purchase this incuse design 2018 Canada $5 1 oz. Silver Maple Leaf?
2018 marks the 30th Anniversary of the Royal Canadian Mint's Silver Maple Leaf coin. This special 2018 release features the popular maple leaf design produced with an incuse strike for the first time, meaning both the obverse and reverse designs are sunken into the coin. The 2018 Incused Maple Leaf coin is struck from 1 Troy oz. of .9999 fine silver measuring 37.97 mm in diameter, its mintage limited to only 250,000 coins.
Classic Maple Leaf Imagery
The reverse features a beautifully rendered incused sugar maple leaf. The design by Walter Ott includes the inscriptions "CANADA," "FINE SILVER 1 OZ. ARGENT PUR" and the coin's purity of "9999" on each side of the leaf.
The obverse features Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the effigy designed by Canadian artist Susanna Blunt which has appeared on Canadian coinage since 2003. The radial line-patterned field is inscribed "ELIZABETH II," "5 DOLLARS" and "2018."The RCM has rolled out a new process called MINTSHIELD for this year’s release, which is expected to combat the appearance of milk spots.
Mint State 69 with Exclusive Canada Label and Black Core Holder
This 2018 Canada 1 oz. Silver Maple Leaf $5 Coin was submitted for grading to Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) within the first thirty days of release, as indicated by the designation Early Releases on ModernCoinMart's exclusive Canada-themed label. Featuring a remarkable incuse strike, the coin received the virtually flawless grade of Mint State 69, and is dramatically presented in an elegant Black Core Holder.
This 2018 Canada 1 oz. Silver Maple Leaf belongs in your collection! Don't delay, purchase the first-ever incuse design Maple Leaf coin from MCM now!
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Mint:||Royal Canadian Mint|
|Release Type:||Early Releases|
|Holder:||Black Core Holder|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive Canada Label|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Maple Leaf|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Susanna Blunt|
On the 30th Anniversary of the Silver Maple Leaf, the Canadian Mint has released a first-ever incuse design and "30" superimposed design! Read about the special anniversary coins.
ModernCoinMart carries a wide range of silver and gold Maple Leaf bullion coins, and also sells the special collector versions as they are issued.