Massive gold coin stolen from German museum
A gold coin nicknamed the "Big Maple Leaf" with a face value of $1 million was taken from the Bode Museum in Berlin, Germany, at 2a.m. Monday morning. On one side of the coin is a likeness of Queen Elizabeth II, and on the other is a maple leaf.
Massive Gold Coin Worth $4 Million Stolen From Berlin Museum
Nicknamed “Big Maple Leaf,” the Canadian coin has a face value of 1 million Canadian dollars (about $750,000), but because of its weight and purity is actually worth $4 million at auction. “It’s gone,” Bode Museum spokesman Markus Farr said ...
Spectacular theft of $4M gold coin could end in meltdown
The Canadian coin, known as "Big Maple Leaf," is one of the world's largest gold coins. It has a face value of $1 million Canadian, or about $750,000 American dollars. The value of the gold, however, is closer to $4.5 million. An official at the Bode ...