1/10th oz. Canadian Gold
Maple Leaf Bullion Coin

Introduced in 1982, the Royal Canadian Mint added two Gold Maple Leaf bullion coins to their production, with the consistency of .9999 pure gold.

The 1/10th ounce and the 1/4 ounce Canadian Gold Maple Leaf bullion coins were added to the already popular 1 oz gold maple leaf bullion coin.

The 1/2 oz. Gold Maple Leaf bullion coin would not be introduced, til 1986.

Design

Obverse

tenth oz gold maple leaf

Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II graces the obverse side of the 1/10 oz. Canadian Gold Maple Leaf bullion coin.

The portrait was designed by Susanna Blunt.

Her initials "SB," are located at the top of the Queen's right shoulder(narrated in the first person point of view).

"ELIZABETH II" is displayed across the top of the gold bullion coin.

The face value of the 1/10 oz. Gold Maple Leaf bullion coin is "5 DOLLARS".

The Year of Issue is also inscribed along the bottom of the coin.

The edge of the gold bullion coin is Reeded.



Reverse

tenth oz gold coin

The reverse side of the gold bullion coin displays a graphic of the Canada's National Symbol, the Canadian Maple Leaf.

The golden maple leaf is displayed in such high detail that you can visibly see the veins in every part of the maple leaf.

Displayed across the top of the gold bullion coin is "CANADA."

Along the bottom of the gold coin are the words "FINE GOLD 1/10 OZ OR PUR."

Inscribed on both sides of the gold maple leaf is "9999", which represents the coins purity in gold.


Coin Information:

Introduction:..........1982

IRA Approved:........Yes

Face Value:............$5 CAD

Gold Content:.........1/10 Troy oz.

Total Weight:..........3.110 grams

Purity:...................99.99% / .9999

Karat:....................24 karat gold

Diameter:..............16.0mm

Thickness:.............1.13mm

Designers:.............Susanna Blunt (obverse) & Walter Ott (reverse)

Mint Mark:.............No

Edge:....................Reeded

Coin photos courtesy of Commodity Auction.com


gold bullion dealers
JM Bullion - Gold Maple Leaf page

Agora Commodities - 1/10 oz. Canadian Gold Maple Leaf Bullion Coin page

Silver Gold Bull  - "Mouse Over" Gold at top of page,  "Click" Coins & Rounds, scroll down to find Gold 1/10 oz. Maple Leaf bullion coins

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1/10th oz. Canadian Gold Maple Leaf Bullion Coin
Mintage Figures:

Year      Mintage

1982....184,000

1983....224,000

1984....226,000

1985....476,000

1986....483,000

1987....459,000

1988....412,000

1989....539,000

1990....476,000

1991....322,000

1992....384,000

1993....248,630

1994....313,150

1995....294,890

1996....179,220

1997....188,540

1998....301,940

1999....709,920

2000....52,970

2001....63,470

2002....45,020

2003....26,940

2004....33,480

2005....30,380

2006....40,960

2007....21,300

2008....38,510

2009....227,670

2010....111,160

2011....81,280

2012....95,700

2013....139,110



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