This silver coin has been fully plated with Black Ruthenium, and 24K gold gilding, and color. The coin's reverse depicts a burning sativa leaf gilded in gold. On top the inscription "Canada", the fineness of the Silver is present on both sides, left and right. On the bottom of the coin the inscription "Fine Silver 1 oz Argent Pur". The coin is completely plated with Ruthenium and partly with pure gold. On the coin's obverse the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the issue date.