First introduced by the Royal Canadian Mint in 1988, this 1 oz Platinum Maple Leaf bullion coin is minted at a purity of 99.95% fineness. Showcasing the design qualities and features found in the successful Gold Maple Leaf, the 1 oz Platinum Maple Leaf also bears a face value of $50. The obverse of this coin features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. This finely crafted coin was produced until 2002, and then reintroduced in 2009. Since its first release, the Platinum Maple Leaf bullion coin’s beauty and purity has made it an instant success with collectors and investors.