RANDOM DATE. WHY PURCHASE THIS $5 CANADA 1 OZ SILVER MAPLE LEAF? The beloved Silver Maple Leaf celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2019. This coin gives you the chance to share in this landmark celebration. It was struck from .9999 fine silver at the Royal Canadian Mint and has a couple of security features that make it extremely difficult to counterfeit. One of these is a radial line finish that provides a light-diffracting pattern that is unique to each coin. The reverse design also has a laser mark within a textured maple leaf. The final two digits of the year of production are micro-engraved within the tiny leaf. The coin comes in GEM Brilliant Uncirculated condition. CLASSIC MAPLE LEAF DESIGN. The obverse bears Susanna Blunt's portrait of Canada's head of state, Queen Elizabeth II. She shows the monarch facing the right side of the coin wearing a necklace and earrings but no crown or tiara. Her name, "ELIZABETH II," arches over her image, while the coin's face value, "5 DOLLARS," and date, are included below it. The reverse features the traditional maple leaf design that has made this coin a favorite among collectors throughout the world. The simple concept is executed in fine detail, with stunning artistry used to bring out every aspect of the national symbol. "CANADA" arches over the image, while the coin's purity, "9999," is inscribed on both sides of the leaf. An inscription along the bottom half of the rim reads, "FINE SILVER 1 OZ ARGENT PUR." ADD THIS 1 OZ SILVER $5 CANADA MAPLE LEAF TO YOUR COLLECTION TODAY.