Buy Gold Maple Leaf coins online right here at www.QualitySilverBullion.com. The first Canadian Gold Maple Leaf coin was minted in 1979 by the Royal Canadian Mint. The mint continues production today, and these coins have become some of the most popular gold bullion coins in the precious metal industry. When the gold maple leaf coin was first introduced it was minted in .999 fine gold, and in 1983 the mint began making the coins in .9999 fine gold. The maple leaf coin is one of the purest gold bullion coins in the world, with some special edition runs being made in .99999 fine gold. The coin comes in different sizes: 1⁄25-oz, 1⁄20-oz, 1⁄10 oz, 1⁄4-oz, 1⁄2-oz, and 1-oz.