This coin has been layered completely in BLACK RUTHENIUM & GENUINE 24K GOLD Accents done of both sides of the coin.
This coin comes with a Coin Capsule, Display Box, and Certificate of Authenticity. The Canadian Silver Maple Leaf coin is GENUINE LEGAL TENDER struck by the Royal Canadian Mint.
The coin is coated with Black Ruthenium, which is a type of platinum metal that looks like a dark platinum, but is 100 times Rarer. Ruthenium is a chemical element with the symbol RU & Atomic # 44. It is a rare transition metal belonging to the platinum group of the periodic table.
The 2017 Silver Maple Leaf Coins feature a unique light diffracting pattern of radial lines, making the coins harder to duplicate and providing another measure of security.