Silver Canadian Maple Leaf coins are issued annually by the Royal Canadian Mint is the nation’s official silver bullion coin. However, these coveted specimens are also released each year with special privy marks in limited mintages to attract further investment from precious metal enthusiasts. Right now, 2016 1 oz Yin Yang Privy Silver Canadian Maple Leaf Reverse Proof Coins are available to purchase online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you sealed inside of protective plastic flip and tubes of 25 coins!
- Includes a unique privy mark of the Yin-Yang symbol!
- Mintage limited to 50,000 coins only!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .9999 fine silver.
- Bears a face value of $5 (CAD) backed by the federal government of Canada.
- Obverse features the portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
- Reverse includes the iconic sugar maple leaf design from Walter Ott.
- Coins are reverse proof specimens!
Each of the 2016 1 oz Yin Yang Privy Silver Canadian Maple Leaf Reverse Proof Coins in this listing features a stunning finish. The reverse proof has visual aspects which are opposite of the standard proof. Reverse proof specimens have deeply-mirrored, clear fields on the design sets and background elements that feature a strong, frosted matte finish for impressive visual contrast.
Silver Canadian Maple Leaf coins are issued every years in small batches with a particular privy mark. Typically the Royal Canadian Mint uses the already popular Silver Maple Leaf as the carrier for these privy marks, with most of the marks chosen to represent a special occasion or commemorative event.
The Yin Yang symbol has a long history in human civilization. The symbol has roots in Taosim and Daosim, and remains popular today in Chinese religion and philosophy. The competing swirls showcase the fact that opposing forces are often complementary to one another and interdependent in the name of universal balance.
On the obverse of the 2016 1 oz Yin Yang Privy Silver Canadian Maple Leaf Reverse Proof Coin is the image of Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majesty’s effigy features on all Canadian coinage, with this 2003 design by Susanna Blunt serving as the fourth-generation depiction of the Queen.
The reverse of the Yin Yang Privy Silver Canadian Maple Leaf Coin bears the sugar maple leaf design first used on the Gold Maple Leaf coins in 1979. This side is where you’ll find the Yin Yang privy mark, which is featured below the sugar maple leaf. Engravings on this face include the nation of issue, weight, metal content, and purity of the coin.
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