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Coin - 1 Cent, Canada, 1896 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 7627

Summary:
1 Cent, Issued by Canada, 1896
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 25 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 5.525 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Royal Mint, London, Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, The Royal Mint, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, Leonard Charles Wyon, Engraver (1826-1891), Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Canada
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1896 AD
Denomination: 1 Cent
Obverse Description: Within a beaded circle, head of the Queen facing left wearing coronet; around, VICTORIA DEI GRATIA REGINA; below, CANADA
Reverse Description: At centre within a beaded circle in three lines, ONE CENT 1896; around, a serpentine sweet maple wreath
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Canada, 1896
mint: Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1896
Artist: Leonard Wyon - Royal Mint, London, Great Britain
References: KM#7
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900, 2006

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