This 1 ounce platinum bullion Maple Leaf coin from 2016 is minted by the Royal Canadian Mint (RCM).
The reverse face of the coin features a detailed representation of Canada’s national emblem, the Maple Leaf, with the platinum purity 9995, and weight “FINE PLATINUM 1 OZ PLATINE PUR” displayed in an arc below.
The obverse on the coin features a modern portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt, with the words ‘ELIZABETH II’ encircling the portrait above, and the coin’s legal tender face value ‘50 Dollars’ and year of manufacture ‘2016’ in an arc below.
Platinum bullion Maple Leaf coins are defined as Investment Precious Metals (IPM) in Singapore and are exempt from Singapore’s Goods and Services Tax (GST).
The Royal Canadian Mint is both a mint and refinery, and precious metals coin production is undertaken in the Mint’s headquarters in Ottawa, Canada’s capital.