The $20 Canadian Gold Maple Leaf coin is pure 24 karat gold and is one half Troy Ounce in total weight (1/2 oz). Originally released in 1979, the Obverse of this stunning coin features a side profile of Queen Elizabeth II along with the Face Value ($20) and Date. The Reverse features the iconic Canadian Gold Maple Leaf along with the stated weight & purity (.9999 Fine). Stated weight and purity is guaranteed by the Royal Canadian Mint. The Canadian Gold Maple Leaf bullion gold coin is considered a “non-circulating” bullion coin. The coin is simple in design but is truly beautiful to the eye. This design is available in Gold, Silver, Platinum and Palladium.