Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 7, 2012
GOLDEN QUEEN MINING CO.
6411 Imperial Avenue, West Vancouver, British Columbia,
Canada, V7W 2J5
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Item 3.02 Unregistered Sales of Equity Securities
On December 7, 2012, Golden Queen issued 10,000 shares of common stock to acquire certain patented mineral claims located in Kern County, California. The shares were issued to the vendor pursuant to Section 4(2) of the United States Securities Act of 1933.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.