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Total Price Each
|1 - 24||$2.75||$19.97|
|25 - 49||$2.45||$19.67|
|50 - 499||$2.20||$19.42|
|500 - 2499||$1.96||$19.18|
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The Royal Canadian Mint began minting of the silver Maple Leaf in 1988, nine years after first issuing the coin in gold. The silver "Maple" contains 1 troy oz of .9999 fine silver and carries a face value of $5 Canadian. The RCM added security features to the coin in 2014, including radial lines and a micro-engraved maple leaf mint mark.
Since its introduction to the market, sales of the coin have consistently grown. The number of coins produced has grown from 1.15 million in 1988 to 34.3 million in 2015. Today it is second only to the silver American Eagle in popularity.
Like most bullion products, the 2008 financial crisis created a huge spike in demand. Investors awoke to the fragility of our banking systems and the counter-party risks associated with paper assets. Many sought physical precious metals as a hedge against the devaluing dollar and traditional securities and turned to Maple Leaf
Combined with Money Metals Exchange's low premiums, Canadian coins are a wonderful value and a way to add international legal-tender silver to a portfolio.
Act now to join the increasing number of investors who are diversifying away from tenuous and potentially risky paper assets and into physical silver. The Maple Leaf is a stunning sovereign coin guaranteed for its weight and purity by the Canadian government and it is a beautiful piece of Canadian history! And you can get them for considerably lower premium than the silver American Eagle.
The obverse of the Silver Maple Leaf contains the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II. There are three different versions, depicting the queen at different stages as she has moved through her monarchy - progressing from youth to old age. The year of issue and the face value of five dollars are also displayed on this front side.
The national emblem, the sugar maple leaf, adorns the Canadian coin's reverse. The design is extremely detailed throughout, including the texture and veins of the leaf itself (from the acer, or maple, Canada's National Tree). The numbers 9999 can be seen on its reverse side, along with the words ‘Argent Pur’ which means pure silver in French, Canada’s second language.
The coins are well struck. Quality is a hallmark of the Royal Canadian Mint.
One of the reasons the coin is so popular is its purity of "Four Nines" (.9999) fine silver. The standard in silver bullion is .999 fine. The Royal Canadian Mint has aimed beyond the industry standard.
The silver Maple Leaf is issued annually by the government of Canada and its Royal Canadian Mint. The coin has been produced in several special edition versions, graded “proof” versions, and commemoratives. Money Metals Exchange primarily sells the bullion original as this version is the most suitable for bullion investors because it offers the lowest premium.
The Maple's legal tender value of 5 Canadian dollars also distinguishes it from its peers. Five dollars face value is much higher than the silver American Eagle, for example with carries a $1 US denomination. Of course, the coin's melt value is far higher still and its actual value is based on its silver content. But it does provide some assurance to investors because its value can never be less than what has been stamped upon it.
In keeping with other Canadian coins in circulation since 1908, the Canadian Silver Maple Leaf contains an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II on its obverse. On the reverse side, Canada’s national symbol, the Maple Leaf can be seen, representing Canada’s identity (as it has since the early 18th century). The two images reflect Canada’s history and the coins have become a symbol of national pride.
Full mint tubes contain 25 coins, with a full mint box containing 20 tubes (500 coins). Maple "mint sealed" boxes are yellow in color.
Silver coins are increasingly popular amongst investors looking for a hedge against inflation and geopolitical uncertainty. Silver has always been considered honest money and sovereign coins such as the Maple Leaf offer trust and recognizability. Investors know that if they need to sell, these coins will command higher prices and there will be plenty of demand.
Silver will generally outperform gold during a bull market in precious metals.
Silver is also an extraordinarily useful metal, with growing industrial demand to help support its price. New applications include solar power, technology, and healthcare. When you consider that mine supplies are getting harder to find and more expensive to produce, silver makes a lot of sense based solely on supply and demand. Holding silver Maple Leafs could be profitable regardless how it performs as a monetary metal or safe haven asset.
Money Metals Exchange is proud to offer extremely competitive prices for the Canadian Silver Maple Leaf. We buy and sell this coin in enormous quantities, far larger than a typical coin shop. One reason is that we make it easy. Our prices are published live online, making it easy to compare. There is no hassle setting up an account. We provide written confirmation and updates at every step of the transaction. And we deliver fast.
Established in 2010, Money Metals Exchange now has a customer base of over 75,000 happy customers and was even voted precious metals "Dealer of the Year" in the U.S. by a global ratings organization.
Clients can order silver Maple Leafs in any quantity and expect the same great service. We encourage first-time customers to take a look at what people have to say about their experience doing business with Money Metals at the Better Business Bureau website. It is always worth checking a dealer's reputation before placing your order.
Buying from Money Metals Exchange couldn’t be easier. Simply call our office or enter your order online. We will lock your purchase price up front and send a confirmation with simple instructions on how to complete your transaction. If you have any questions prior to your order, we have live people to answer your calls or respond to your email or chat.
Call us at 1-800-800-1865 or send us a message by clicking on the ‘Contact Us’ link. Alternatively, you can chat with us online by clicking on the ‘Live Chat’ tab.
We accept a range of payment methods including check, money order, credit card, wire, and Bitcoin. All payments are processed promptly and securely. Once payment is cleared, your product is delivered quickly. Customers who spend $1,000 or more get shipping is free of charge.
If you need to raise cash or simply feel it is time to sell, we will happily buy your silver Maple Leafs, even if you didn’t buy them from us originally. Again, we make it easy. Just call or enter your order to sell online. Your price will be locked and we will make payment as soon as we receive your metals.
Whether you are selling or buying, Money Metals Exchange is happy to help. If you're interested in coins from other world mints, check out the Silver Kangaroo Coin (https://www.moneymetals.com/silver-australian-kangaroo-1-troy-oz-9999-pure/197).
|Mint Facility:||Royal Canadian Mint|
|Date:||1988 to Present|
|Quality / Type:||Bullion, Uncirculated|
|Silver Weight:||1 troy ounce (31.103 grams)|
|Diameter:||1.496 inches (38 mm)|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II|
|Reverse Design:||Maple Leaf|
We are buying this item back daily, and we pay you promptly!
Our current buy pricing is $17.82 each and we will buy up to 2,500 ounces at this price. Simply call us on any weekday to lock pricing at 1-800-800-1865.
Learn more about the process for selling to us here.
By Mark S. on January 17th, 2018
I just got a few Maple Leafs a long with a few B.B everything was in expected shape. I don't know if it was on purpose or not but the B.B. I received was all Maple Leaves but one I was very happy with my product and will order again.
By G. B. on November 23rd, 2017
I have bought a few different items from Money Metals and as always Beautiful coins from the Canadian Mint.. Service and packaging from MMX is Superior. ..
By Peter W. on November 1st, 2016
Beautiful crafted coins. Delivered in a timely fashion.
By on September 7th, 2016
Received another order from MME and this order, like all my past orders, was delivered securely and quickly. Customer service exceeds all my expectations.
By Nick on June 22nd, 2016
They are FLAWLESS and as always, MME is outstanding with shipping orders!