2005 Canada 1 oz Silver Maple Leaf VE-Day Tank Privy

2005 Canada 1 oz Silver Maple Leaf VE-Day Tank Privy

These privy Maples have appreciated greatly in value over time, and are always popular amongst collectors.

Coin Highlights:

  • Contains 1 oz of .9999 fine Silver.
  • Comes either in a capsule or in a plastic flip.
  • Mintage of only 7,000 coins.
  • Obverse: Right-facing profile of Queen Elizabeth II, along with the year and face value.
  • Reverse: A privy mark celebrating Victory in Europe Day, or VE-Day, appears on the reverse to both the left and right of the maple leaf stem.
  • Sovereign coin backed by the Royal Canadian Mint.

Preserve your Silver Maple in style by adding a plastic capsule to your order.

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The Canadian 1 oz Silver Maple Leaf coin was first minted in 1988 following the success of the Canadian Gold Maple Leaf that launched in 1979. Issued annually, this bullion coin is made from .9999 fine Silver, making it one of the finest bullion coins in the world. Although the Royal Canadian Mint produces other Silver bullion coins, the Silver Maple Leaf is by the far the most popular among collectors and investors alike.

Before the birth of the Royal Canadian Mint, every coin that was in circulation in Canada had to be produced at the Royal Mint in London or at the private Heaton Mint in Birmingham, England. So, in 1890, the Royal Canadian Mint was proposed and 18 years later on January 2, 1908 Canadian Governor General Lord Earl Gray struck the first domestically produced coin in Ottawa. Since then, the Royal Canadian Mint has been known for its exceptional quality, sophistication and innovation.

The Silver Maple Leaf has undergone some changes in its design, but overall, the main elements of this iconic Silver coin have remained the same. The obverse of the coin features the profile of Queen Elizabeth II while the reverse displays a maple leaf, an image closely associated with Canadian pride and nationalism. In 2014, a micro-engraved, textured maple leaf featuring the year of issue and a radial-line background were added to ensure the authenticity of the Canadian Silver Maple Leaf. In addition to the added security, these features also add to the beauty of each individual coin, as each pattern of radial lines is unique and creates a specific light-diffracting pattern.

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