Proof 1989 Maple Leaf Coin

Issued in 1989 in a proof finish to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the introduction of the gold maple leaf in 1979. A total of 29,999 of these proof silver coins where released by the Royal Canadian Mint (RCM), the proof coin has mirrored fields and frosted relief of the maple leaf and queens image. The Proof Silver Maple Leaf was issued in a maple wood presentation case with black insert and accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

 

Proof Silver Maple
Image courtesy of Pete Tan of Silver Coins Collection

 

 

Silver Maple Leaf

1989 Proof Silver Maple Leaf

1989 Silver Proof Maple Leaf, issued for the 10th anniversary of the Gold Maple Leaf. A total of 29,999 coins minted.

 

 

 

 

Proof Maple Leaf Specifications 1989

Weight...............31.10 Grams 1oz
Diameter...........38 mm
Edge.................Serated
Purity................9999 Silver
Thickness..........3.15 mm
Finish.................Frosted relief against a mirrored background
Face Value.........$5
Year..................1989

 

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