- Weight 1:
- Buy Back Price:
- 56.95 €
- Sell NETTO Price:
- 83.80 €
- Sell BRUTTO Price 2:
- 83.80 €
1 The weight displayed here is the fine gold or fine silver content of the item. It does not reflect the actual weight of the product which may be higher.
2 Price includes VAT
Starting being minted in 1979 by the so famous Canadian Royal Mint, the Maple Leaf gold coin instantly became a success, being in high demand for investors and collectors. This coin is the official bullion gold coin of the Canadian government. Even though it is a legal tender in Canada, this coin and its other denominations are not considered circulating coins because they are sought after for gold investment and by numismatists.
There is no alloy used in the manufacturing of one Maple Leaf 1/20oz gold coin therefore it has a purity of 24 carats or otherwise said, a 99.99% fineness. As indicated by the title of the article, this Canadian coin weighs 1/20 troy ounce of pure gold or 1.55 grams of gold.
Other denominations in which the Canadian Maple Leaf gold coin is available are: 1oz, 1/10oz, 1/4oz, and 1/2oz.
The Maple Leaf gold coin can be considered a pioneer for bullion gold coins together with the South African Krugerrand, which was the first one issued. However, the Canadian Maple Leaf was the first bullion coin with 99.99% purity.
The head side of the Maple Leaf 1/20oz gold coin illustrates a portrait facing right of Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain. It is an engraver realized by Arnold Machin and it has changed as Her Majesty aged. The inscriptions are: “ELIZABETH II”, the face value “1 DOLLAR” and the minting year "2011".
The reverse of the Maple Leaf 1/20oz gold coin shows a single beautifully designed maple leaf, which is a Canadian symbol and has transformed this coin into one of the most beloved ones. At the top of the coin is engraved the issuing country “CANADA” and other two inscriptions are present: “9999 FINE GOLD” and “1/20 OZ OR PUR 9999”.
The Maple Leaf gold coin is so sought after by investors become it one of the most liquid assets since it is trading in every corner of the world. It is one big advantage for this bullion gold coin that weighs exactly one troy ounce.
The price of the Maple Leaf 1/20oz gold coin is volatile because it has in its composition the gold spot price and a small premium added to the price of gold. Demand for the coin influences the increase of the premium. The higher the demand the more profitable the investor will be.
Being made of pure gold, the Maple Leaf gold coin issued by the Canadian Mint can be easily scratched and handling marks are noticeable.
Packaging: 40 coins per sealed sheet, single coins separately sealed in plastic foil.
Delivery time: approx. 1 week
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