1 Cent 1953 (no strap)

Added by Alain Martineau
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General Description The effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II first appeared on Canadian coins in 1953 when she was 27 years old. The effigy pictured here appeared on Canadian coins from 1953 to 1964, note that she wears no crown
Obv. Description Queen Elizabeth II
Latin inscription ELIZABETH II DEI GRATIA REGINA. The inscription means "Elizabeth II, by the grace of God, the Queen."
Rev. Description maple leaf twig design
1 cent
Catalog code KM#49
Mintage 67,806,016
Diameter 19.10 mm
Thickness 1.50 mm
Weight 3.2400 g
Material Bronze
Orientation Medal
Mint Canada - Royal Canadian Mint
Edge Type plain
Designer George Edward Kruger-Gray / Mary Gillick & Thomas Shingles
Catalog prices
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VG $0.25   F $0.45   VF $0.80   XF $2.50   UNC $35.00  

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