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MAPLE LEAF FOREVER 1 Kg Kilo Fine Silver Kilogram Coin 250$ Canada 2011

This incomparable treasure contains one kilogram (2.2 lb) of 99.99% pure silver and measures 101.8 mm (4 in) across its diameter. With its extremely low mintage, this coin is an important tribute to Canada’s heritage. Comes in an elegant Canadian maple wood display case.

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1,999.95 €

A treasured national symbol.
The distinctive shape of the red maple leaf immediately says, “Canada” to people around the world. Its use as a symbol for all that is Canadian dates back centuries, but historians generally recognize 1836 as the year when the maple leaf earned its status as an official national emblem. The founding cultures had their fleur-de-lis (France), roses (England), thistles (Scotland) and shamrocks (Ireland). With the maple leaf, immigrants and native-born Canadians alike could express their pride in their promising new home.

Throughout the 19th century, the maple leaf was quickly popularized in print and song. Provincial flags, shields and coats of arms seemed incomplete without it. From 1876 to 1901, the maple leaf was a fixture on virtually every Canadian circulation coin. It became the centrepiece of Canada’s one-cent coin that has been in circulation since 1937.

  • Country
    Canada
  • Year
    2011
  • Face Value
    250 Dollars
  • Metal
    Silver
  • Fineness (purity)
    999/1000
  • Weight (g)
    1.000 (1 Kg)
  • Diameter (mm)
    101.80
  • Quality
    Proof
  • Mintage (pcs)
    999
  • Certificate (COA)
    Yes
  • Presentation case (box)
    Yes
A trilogy of maple leaves inspired by the airy design that has graced Canada’s one-cent circulation coin since 1937. Obverse A one-year-only, three-leaf maple sprig. The legend 9999 1 KG FINE SILVER guarantees the weight and purity. Reverse Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II of England, in profile facing right. This portrait, the fourth effigy of the queen to appear on Canadian coinage, was executed by the artist Susanna Blunt. The date, denomination and legend ELIZABETH II D. G. REGINA ("Elizabeth II, Queen by the Grace of God") also appear. Packaging: Each coin is encapsulated and presented in a maple wooden box lined with flock and protected by a customized sleeve.