Maple Leaf 1/10oz Gold Coin 2017

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Maple Leaf 1/10oz Gold Coin 2017 - Front

Tax. Taxfree acc. to §25c UStG
Weight: 3.11 g
Purity: 999.9 / 1000
Country: Canada
Mint: Royal Canadian Mint
Packing: Single sealed, 40 per sheet
Grading: Mint-state, Uncirculated
Excl. Tax: € 132.64 Incl. Tax: € 132.64
Quantity Net Per Unit VAT Per Unit Gross Per Unit Premium  
1+ € 132.64 € 0.00 € 132.64 16.22%
Product Description

The 1/10 oz Maple Leaf was first released by the Royal Canadian Mint in 1982. 

These fractional coins are ideal for first time gold buyers or for those investors or collectors who are looking to add to a current gold bullion portfolio.

The 2017 Gold Maple Leaf series is available in 1 oz, ½ oz, ¼ oz, 1/10 oz and 1/20 oz. The mint also released a 1 gram Maple Leaf in 2014.

The Maple Leaf is recognized as one of the top bullion coin programs in the world. The Royal Canadian Mint has sold over 20 million ounces of Gold Maple Leafs since the program was introduced in 1979.

Weight & Size

The 1/10oz Gold Maple Leaf 2017 is pure 24 karat gold with a fineness of 999.9/1000. The coin comes in brilliant uncirculated condition and features the iconic image of the Maple Leaf on the front side of the coin.

Gross Weight: 3.11 g

Diameter: 16 mm

Thickness: 1.22 mm

Nominal Value: 5 CAD

 

Interesting facts about the Maple Leaf Series

  • The Maple Leaf sophisticated design features include laser engraved radial lines on both sides of the coin that provide added security.

  • In 1979, 1980 and 1981 the Maple Leaf had a purity of .999 fine gold. In 1982 the Royal Canadian Mint increased the fineness to 24 karat gold.

  • In 1979, the Maple Leaf was the second gold coin series available to the retail investor, behind the Krugerrand.

  • The Maple Leaf is also available in Silver, Platinum and Palladium.

  • The Maple Leaf is one of the best selling bullion coins in the world.

 

Advantages

Maple Leaf gold coins come in a variety of different weights. This gives the investor or collector more options to consider. In addition, because of the coins popularity Maple Leafs are easy to buy and sell at bullion dealers around the word. The coins are also exempt from VAT in the European Union.

Because of the high level of purity, the coin is susceptible to surface scratches. It is therefore recommended to keep them in their protective packaging.

Product Details

Manufacturer: Royal Canadian Mint

Country of origin: Canada

Karat: 24 K

Gold: 99.99%

Fineness: 999.9 / 1000

Alloy: Gold

Weight: 1/10 oz

Scratch resistance: poor