1976 Canadian Montreal Olympics $100 Gold Coin (1/4 oz net fine gold)
The government of Canada announced this historic Olympic gold coin in 1975, and released it in 1976 in conjunction with the Montreal Olympics. The coin is minted in 14 karat gold, not pure gold. But, its pure net gold weight is 7.77 grams or 1/4 troy ounce.Each gold Olympic coin bears a superbly sculptured likeness of the goddess Athena resting her hand on the shoulder of an athlete who bears the victor's garland. Inscriptions identify this as the XXI Olympiad and carry dates which give the span of Olympic history:'776 B. This was a special offering for American Express Cardmembers only. Comes carded on original Royal Canadian Mint card which includes details about the coin. Scroll to the photos at the bottom of this page. Judge the condition for yourself, what you see is what you will get. A full-time art, antiques, memorabilia and collectibles merchant since 1975 and eBayers since 1998. We are A+ rated with the Better Business Bureau and members of the Chamber of Commerce. Warren, was Senior Price Guide Editor for. Wizard The Guide to Comics. As well as Founder and Senior Editor of. As well as author of. Warren's Movie Poster Price Guide. The Official Paperback Price Guide. And several other collector guides and founder of the iGuide free online price guides and the 2nd Markets website. The item "1976 Canadian Montreal Olympics $100 Gold Coin (1/4 oz net fine gold)" is in sale since Sunday, April 26, 2020.