The New 2016 Gold Maple Leaf coins are finally available for Sale on our website. The Royal Canadian Mint added some security features similar to the 2014 Silver Maples. This year’s 2016 Gold Maples feature the pattern of radial lines and a micro engraved mintmark which protects against counterfeiting.
This is the official gold bullion coin of Canada and is considered one of the world’s purest bullion coins (24 Karat). The 2016 Gold Maple Leaf is the latest year’s addition to this coin series that began in 1979. The reverse features Canada’s national symbol, the Maple Leaf, and the obverse contains the image of Great Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II. Under Queen Elizabeth’s image it states the coin’s face value and date with the words, “50 Dollars 2016”. The coin is guaranteed by the Canadian Government to contains 1 troy ounce of .9999 fine gold. This is plainly stated under the Maple Leaf, “.9999 Fine Gold” in both English and French. You can now purchase the 2016 date coins right here from QSB.