2016'Nature's Pure Form Maple Leaf' Shaped Prf $200Fine Gold 1oz. Coin(17750)(NT)
Strikingly beautiful with its distinctive shape, the maple leaf is known the world over as the national emblem of Canada and has been associated with the Canadian experience for over 300 years. The Royal Canadian Mint pays tribute to this timeless and beloved icon by introducing the worlds first maple leafshaped gold coin. The coins unusual design recreates the familiar shape of a maple leafspecifically that of a sugar maple (Acer saccharum). Its unique outline showcases some of this maple leafs defining characteristics, such as the wavy nature of the leafs edge and the curved sinuses between its palmate lobes. Intricate detailing on the reverse gives it a life-like quality, with engraved veins running through the three upper lobes and the two smaller basal lobes. The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth by Susanna Blunt. Introducing the worlds first maple leafshaped gold coin.
Given the complex edging and meticulously engraved details, the coins unique leaf shape is a proud testament to the Canadian spirit of innovation and the Royal Canadian Mints reputation for outstanding craftsmanship. The coin is the product of an exacting manufacturing process, which includes the use of specialized equipment to shape the dies and the laborious task of controlling the gold to ensure uniformity. Comes encapsulated in a custom wooden case fit for preserving Canadas national icon. An exquisite addition to any collection, or a profound expression of national pride! Composition: 99.99% pure gold.Diameter (mm): 39.6 X 38. LAUNCH DATE: August 2, 2016. ADVERTISING DATE: August 2, 2016. The item "2016'Nature's Pure Form Maple Leaf' Shaped Prf $200Fine Gold 1oz. Coin(17750)(NT)" is in sale since Friday, June 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Canada\Commemorative". The seller is "gatewestcoins" and is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba. This item can be shipped to Canada, United States.
- Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Canada
- Certification: RCM