In 1979, the original Maple Leaf made of 24 karat pure yellow gold was regarded as a novelty since at the time only one other gold bullion coin, the Gold Krugerrand, was available. The 1 oz Canadian Maple Leaf Gold Coin was immediately an attractive coin among gold investors, and remains popular today— only increasing in value. This coin weighs 1 oz, holds a diameter of 30mm, and is 2.87mm thick.
The 1 Oz. Gold Canadian Maple Leaf is available in Common Date here at GMRgold. Common date refers to the whose mintages are high enough to where the number made does not impact the value of the coin; making it priced based solely on the bullion price. It’s a fantastic investment opportunity. Click here to see the coin for yourself.
On the obverse side of the coin is a classic carved profile view of Queen Elizabeth II with her name inscribed at the top. Originally, the portrait held a younger version of Queen Elizabeth II that was changed in 1990 to reflect a more mature version of the queen. The date of the coin is inscribed at the bottom.
On the reverse side of the 1 oz Canadian Maple Leaf Gold Coin, you’ll find the coin’s namesake and national Canadian symbol, the Maple Leaf. The Maple Leaf is intricate, including the leaf’s veins and complimentary shading details. Canada, the country of origin, is inscribed at the top of the reverse side, and the middle to bottom reveals the gold content, purity, and the weight of the coin in both English and French, Canada’s national languages.
Because of its purity and its honor of making the Royal Canadian Mint world renowned, the 1 oz Canadian Maple Leaf Gold Coin is still highly desired among investors today. Due to its high and growing value, this coin will be a credible addition to your GMRgold Precious Metals IRA. Contact us to learn more about adding this coin to your collection.