In 2001 the Royal Canadian Mint started a special issue of Coloured Silver Maple Leaf, four coins where produced for the series which ended in 2004.
The 2003 Summer Coloured Maple Leaf has a coloured relief on a satin background finish. The Maple Leaf is the most recognized of all Canadian emblems. It beautifully adorns this brilliant 99.99% pure silver coin.
The coin comes encapsulated and presented in a green case. It is protected by a Royal Canadian Mint branded beauty box and it is accompanied by a booklet of authenticity.
Denomination - Canadian Five Dollars
Composition - Silver (99.99%)
Finish - Parallel lined field with brilliant effigy, coloured Maple Leaf
Weight - 31.390g
Diameter - 38mm
Worldwide Mintage Limit - 35,000
Mint - Royal Canadian Mint