The 1 oz Canadian Maple Leaf gold coin from the Royal Canadian Mint (RCM) is one of the world’s most stylish and popular gold bullion coins, and is highly sought after in gold markets around the world.
Fabricated at the RCM's Ottawa minting facility, the 1 oz Canadian gold Maple Leaf is essentially pure gold as it has a gold purity of .9999.
The Royal Canadian Mint is fully-owned entity of the Canadian Government and is renowned in the precious metals world for the high quality and exactingly design of its gold coins. As a government entity, the RCM guarantees the purity and authenticity of every gold Maple Leaf coin that it produces.
The 2016 gold Maple Leaf features innovative high security details in the form of precision radial lines on both coin faces as well as a security privy mark micro-engraved on to the coin by laser.
The obverse of the gold Maple Leaf coin features a modern portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, Canada’s head of state, with the coin’s face value $50, and the year of manufacture, 2016, inscribed in an arc below. The reverse of the coin features a stylised Maple Leaf surrounded by the words ‘CANADA’ and ‘FINE GOLD’ ‘1 OZ OR PUR’, together with the gold coin’s purity 9999.
Individual gold Maple Leaf coin orders are delivered in a plastic coin flip, while purchases of 10 gold coins are dispatched in their original RCM plastic tube.