Canadian Palladium Maple Leafs - First minted in November 2005, the Palladium Maple Leaf coin is the latest addition to the Maple Leaf bullion coin series issued by the Royal Canadian Mint. The Palladium Maple Leaf is the first Palladium product introduced by the Royal Canadian Mint. Guaranteed by the Canadian Government for weight, purity and face value, the Palladium Maple Leaf is legal Canadian tender with a face value of 50 Canadian dollars. Moreover, the Palladium Maple Leafs are struck in pure .9995-fine Palladium. While Palladium bullion coins are not new to the market, the $50 Canadian Palladium Maple Leaf is the world’s first regularly issued Palladium bullion coin.
Design of Palladium Maple Leaf Coins
The obverse of the Palladium Maple Leaf coin depicts Queen Elizabeth II. Created by Susanna Blunt, this updated portrait of the Queen graces the Palladium Maple Leaf coins. The reverse of the Canadian Palladium Maple Leaf coin bears the familiar Maple Leaf design so closely associated with Canadian nationalism and pride. With its stunning design and depiction of the signature Maple Leaf, this lustrous coin has value both as an investment and a numismatic item.
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