Platinum Ounce (1 oz), Coin Type from Canada - detailed information

Platinum Ounce (1 oz), Coin Type from Canada (issued 2020 - )
Coin TypePlatinum Ounce (1 oz)

Like many other mints, the Royal Canadian Mint issues coins in precious metals having much higher intrinsic value than their face value. Some of these are in the one ounce (1 oz) of platinum format.

The coins are legal tender but are not intended for circulation. They are targeted at collectors who appreciate these special editions as pieces of art, or for commemorative reasons.

Obverse
Canada / Platinum Ounce (1 oz) - obverse photo

Effigy of the ruling monarch, legend (in Latin), face value.

Obverse Inscription Legend of the ruling monarch, face value
Reverse
Canada / Platinum Ounce (1 oz) - reverse photo

Various designs as individually described in the listings below.

Reverse Inscription
EdgeMilledEdge InscriptionNone
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Platinum Ounce (1 oz): Details
CountryCanada
CurrencyCanadian Dollar
From2020
Face Value300 (x Dollar)
CurrentYes
Material0.9995 Platinum
Designer
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
OrientationMedal Alignment (Axis 0)
Size30.000 mm
Mass31.160 g