Canadian Platinum Cougar

  • Appearance: 1992
  • Denominations: 5,75, 50, 150, 500 Dollars
  • Tax Status: No sales tax
  • Mint: Royal Canadian mint
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Buy Canadian Platinum Cougar coins online. The Canadian Platinum Cougar is part of the Canadian Wildlife series. It was first sighted in the year 1992. The Platinum Cougar comes in several denominations- 5, 75,50, 150, 300 dollars. The coin is among the Canadian bullion coins.

The Canadian Platinum Cougar has several key details on it. It has a diameter of 30.00 millimeters. The coin has an aggregate weight of 31.16 grams. The 1 troy ounce coin has a platinum purity of 99.95%. the obverse of the coin features the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II. The Queen faces the right side of the coin. she has curly hair at the edges and a beaded necklace around her neck. On her left shoulder, the initials “S.B” are inscribed. These initials stand for the designer’s name, Susanna Blunt, who designed the obverse of the coin. on the left side of the coin, the name “ELIZABETH II” is inscribed. The name runs from the bottom-left of the coin to the top-left of the coin. On the right side of the coin sis the text “D • G • REGINA” which stands for Dei Gratia Regina is debossed from the top-right to the bottom-right. the text simply translates to: By the Grace of God, Queen.

A cougar is depicted on the reverse of the coin. It faces the left of the coin with a fiery expression while its mouth is open. The name “CANADA “ is inscribed  along the periphery of the coin on the right side of the coin, from bottom to top, between two four-pointed stars. The year of production is engraved at the top of the coin. The face value of the coin is carved at the bottom, below the neck region of the cougar. The numeric value is above the currency. For example, “300 DOLLARS” with “300” above “DOLLARS”.  At the bottom-center of the coin, the purity of the coin is inscribed, “9995 Pt”. beside the inscription of purity are the initials of the designer of the reverse, “ED”, Emily Damastra.

The Royal Canadian Mint is responsible for the coinage. Traders, collectors and investors can buy Canadian Platinum Cougar coins online exempt from sales tax or VAT a gold cougar and silver cougar coin are also available from the same mint.

Additional information


Royal Canadian Mint

Country of Origin



Canadian Wildlife


31.16 gm

Pure Platinum Content

1 Troy oz




99.95% pure platinum


30.00 mm