Million Dollar Coin at CNA Convention
By Royal Canadian Mint
The world-record 100-kg, 99.999%
pure gold maple leaf bullion coin will be displayed
at the 2008 annual convention of the Canadian
Media representatives and the general public are
invited(*) to a one-day showing of the world’s
largest, purest and highest denomination gold coin
at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Ottawa on Saturday,
July 19, 2008.
The Royal Canadian Mint will display its 100-kg,
99999 pure Gold Maple Leaf bullion coin with a $1
million face value at its booth located on the floor
of the Canadian Numismatic Association’s 2008
The Mint will also exchange coins with visitors to
its booth, in return for a 2008 $2 circulation coin
commemorating the 400th anniversary of Quebec City.
The 100-kg, 99999 pure Gold Maple Leaf bullion coin
has been certified by Guinness World Records as the
world’s largest gold coin and has dazzled audiences
in the United States, Germany, the United Arab
Emirates, Austria, Latvia, Finland and Estonia.
This is a rare opportunity for the public to view
this and other rare coins at the pre-eminent
gathering of Canada’s coin collectors.
View the Mint’s world-record 100-kg Gold Maple Leaf
bullion coin with a $1 million face value and
exchange coins to receive a Quebec City 400th
anniversary two-dollar coin. Interviews and photo
opportunities will be available.
Saturday, July 19, 2008 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Crowne Plaza Hotel 101 Lyon Street, Ottawa, Ontario