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Specimen Coin - 5 Dollars, Canada, 1912 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 12800

Summary:
5 Dollars, Issued by, Canada, 1912
Minted by Ottawa Branch of the Royal Mint
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 22 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 8.366 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Edgar Bertram Mackennal, Sculptor (1863-1931), Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Canada
Tertiary Classification: specimen strikes
DateEra: 1912 AD
Denomination: 5 Dollars
Obverse Description: Crowned and draped bust of the King facing left; around, GEORGIVS V DEI GRA: REX ET IND: IMP:; artist's initials, B.M., on bust truncation
Reverse Description: Shield of arms of Canada set over an open maple wreath; above, CANADA; below in two lines, 1912 / FIVE DOLLARS
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: Round
Material: Gold
Issued By: Canada, 1912
Mint: Ottawa Branch of the Royal Mint, Canada, 1912
Artist: Sir Bertram Mackennal, Great Britain, 1911
References: KM#26
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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