The Gold Canadian Maple Leaf coin, struck by The Royal Canadian Mint, has had a fine gold content of 0.9999 since 1983. This high gold content makes the coin susceptible to scratching, so handle with care.
The Canadian Gold Maple Leaf Coin is the official gold bullion coin of Canada, which was the second internationally recognized gold bullion coin, after the South African Gold Krugerrand. The Royal Canadian Mint pioneered to mint a gold coin in such high purity without adding any other strengthening alloy. The Gold Maple Leaf Coin has become one of the most popular bullion. Recognized globally for its purity, refinement and beauty, the Canadian gold Maple Leaf is the standard of quality against which all other bullion coins are measured. Research historical pricing data and track the latest prices with our interactive gold Canadian Maple Leaf coin price charts. Call, Learn and Invest in Gold Candlestick on off.
The Canadian Maple Leaf Gold Coin is, by far, the most famous coin among all the Canadian Gold Coins released. The Gold Canadian Maple Leaf was first minted in 1979 and is considered one of the oldest gold coins available on the gold bullion market today. During its first releases, and up until 1982, the coin was produced of.999 fine gold.
The bust of Queen Elizabeth II, looking to her left, is depicted on the obverse of the coin. Before 1990, the coin displayed a younger Elizabeth, while today’s version displays a more mature Queen Elizabeth II. Both versions of the coin display 'ELIZABETH II' above the portrait. Below the portrait you will find the coin's denomination and date of issue.
The iconic Maple Leaf is on the reverse of the coin and this national symbol of Canada gives the coin its name. On the back you will also find the purity of the gold on both sides of the leaf, the words “FINE GOLD” and the amount of gold. Also, “CANADA” is arched across the top. Twins casino. The purity of the gold is in both English and French, the national languages of Canada.
Canadian Gold Maple Leaf Coin
As Canada’s official mint, The Royal Canadian Mint was the first mint in the world to commercially produce 99.99% bullion gold coins. In addition, it was the first mint to produce a 99.999% gold coin. The main production branch is in Winnipeg, The Ottawa branch of the Mint has been in operation since 1908.
Canadian Gold Maple Leaf Mintage
The Gold Canadian Maple Leaf coin is guaranteed by the Canadian government for its weight, purity and legal tender value.