Canadian Maple Leaf, 1 ounce 31.1g (AG) (Royal Canadian Mint)
Like the gold Maple Leaf, this silver coin with an identical name is very popular across the world. There are three reasons for its popularity; it is the official product of the Royal Canadian Mint and accredited by the Canadian government; it is produced in a controlled environment where forgery is virtually impossible; it is made out of high percentage of silver, 9999/1000.
The Royal Canadian Mint was established in 1901.? In the first 30 years, the mint operated under the name ?Ottawa Mint?. The mint produces a wide selection of products made of gold of high fineness, silver, palladium and platinum.? Along with these renowned coins, the Royal Canadian Mint produces investment gold bars, as well as gold and silver tokens for use in gold industry and manufacturing.