The 2014 1 oz Canadian Silver Maple Leaf was struck from one troy ounce of .9999 pure silver by the Royal Canadian Mint. This silver bullion coin has new cutting edge security measures implemented by the RCM. These security features include a micro-engraved laser mark which incorporates part of the mintage year. This mark incorporates the number 14 inside a textured maple leaf. The 2014 silver maple leaf struts a new security enhanced finish which is applied to both sides of the coin. This finish creates of a pattern of radial lines struck with a special width and pitch to provide a light-diffracting pattern. These technical advancements add to the allure of the 2014 1 oz Canadian Silver Maple Leaf. The Government of Canada guarantees the purity, weight and legal tender of the Silver Maples.
Highlighting the obverse of the coin is Susan Blunt's elegant portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. The queen wears a beautiful string of pearls around her neck. She is surrounded by the inscriptions, “ELIZABETH II, 2014, 5 DOLLARS.” The reverse showcases the famous design of the Canadian Maple Leaf. The new radial finish on the coin illuminates the intricately designed maple leaf. Encircling the maple leaf are the inscriptions, “CANADA, 1 OZ ARGENT PUR, FINE SILVER.” The coin's purity is struck twice on the reverse, “9999.”
The 2014 1 oz Canadian Silver Maple Leaf is recognized for its .9999 silver purity, its world renown security features, and its RCM craftsmanship. Gainesville Coins offers a wide array of Silver Maple Leaf coins produced by the Royal Canadian Mint.