Canada – Gold Maple


Canada - The Gold Maple

The Canadian Gold Maple Leaf coin was launched in 1979. The emblem of Canada, the maple leaf, is present on all the coins hence its name. It is one of the purest gold coins in the World, being full 24 carat gold.

Specifications:

  • Denomination: 50 Canadian Dollars
  • Alloy: 999.9 (99.99%) fine gold
  • Weight: 31.11g (1 troy ounce)
  • Diameter: 30.00 mm
  • Thickness: 3 mm
The large family of gold maples also has 1oz, 1/2oz, 1/4oz, 1/10oz, 1/20oz, 1/25oz, 1g and even $1 million dollar coin.

The Obverse shows a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. There have been several portraits.

Images used by permission of The Royal Mint


Mintage: Not known
Minted at The Canadian Mint.
Remember 1979 ?
Monarch is Queen Elizabeth II. Prime Minister is Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), replacing James Callaghan (Labour) on 4 May. US President is James Earl (Jimmy) Carter. Minimum Lending Rate at 17%. Trevor Francis is the first £1m football transfer. UK top selling car is the Ford Cortina. Douglas Adams publishes 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy'.
Elizabeth II (1952-Present)
Queen Elizabeth II is the current and longest reigning monarch ever. Born on 21 April 1926 to King George VI and Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, she became Queen in 1952 and her Coronation was on 2 June 1953.

Queen Elizabeth II has issued many coins and was monarch during decimalisation.
General Description: Gold Coins
This category is gold coins from around the World. Gold is a good investment and time and time again it has shown its durability even in difficult times. If you are buying gold coins as an investment, check which coins will give you the best tax advantages.
Which Mint: The Canadian Mint
The Royal Canadian Mint is a Crown corporation of Canada. It was established in 1908 at the time of the Yukon gold rush as the Ottawa Branch of the (British) Royal Mint.

The Royal Canadian Mint is renowned for its innovation in minting coins.
Country of Origin: Canada
Canada is a North American country stretching from the U.S. in the south to the Arctic Circle in the north. It is part of the British Commonwealth although it has been virtually independent of Britain since 1931. Canada is home to about 35 million people, with the official languages of both English and French. The currency is the Canadian Dollar (CAD $) which is equivalent to 100 cents. Canadian coins carry the head of the British Monarch and are often associated with the Canadian symbol of the Maple Leaf. The Canadian Silver Dollar is refererred to as a Silver Maple and is one of the puriest silver coins minted at 0.9999 silver.
If you don't see a coin in the list below try the Gold Coins page on eBay UK

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UK On eBay UK:
2022 Tenth Ounce Gold Maple
2022 Tenth Ounce Gold Maple
£ 202.34
2021 24ct Gold 1oz Canada Maple Leaf Coin
2021 24ct Gold 1oz Canada Maple Leaf Coin
£ 1,649.00
2022 Quarter Ounce Gold Maple
2022 Quarter Ounce Gold Maple
£ 471.34
9999 Canadian Gold Maple Leaf Coin, 1 Gram $0.5 CAD
9999 Canadian Gold Maple Leaf Coin, 1 Gram $0.5 CAD
£ 92.43
1g 9999 Gold Maple Mint Sealed
1g 9999 Gold Maple Mint Sealed
£ 69.99
STUNNING JAPANESE MAPLE 3D Gold Leaf Collection 1 Oz Silver Coin 5$ Tokelau 2017
STUNNING JAPANESE MAPLE 3D Gold Leaf Collection 1 Oz Silver Coin 5$ Tokelau 2017
£ 148.00
Canadian Maple Leaf Coin Commemorative Silver Specie for Decor  Gifts
Canadian Maple Leaf Coin Commemorative Silver Specie for Decor Gifts
£ 3.52
2021 1 oz .9999 Maple Leaf Gold Gilded & Ruthenium Silver Coin Empire Edition
2021 1 oz .9999 Maple Leaf Gold Gilded & Ruthenium Silver Coin Empire Edition
£ 99.99

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