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Coin - 2 Dollars, Newfoundland, 1882 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 7528

2 Dollars, Issued by, Newfoundland, Canada, 1882 H
Minted by Heaton & Sons, Birmingham
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 18 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 3.329 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Heaton & Sons Mint, Birmingham, England, Leonard Charles Wyon, Engraver (1826-1891), Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Newfoundland
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1882 AD
Denomination: 2 Dollars
Obverse Description: Laureate head of the Queen with plait of hair falling below the ear facing left; around below, NEWFOUNDLAND; around above, : VICTORIA D: G: REG:
Reverse Description: At centre within beaded circle, 2 / DOLLARS / 1882; around above, TWO HUNDRED CENTS; around below, ONE HUNDRED PENCE; the mint mark, H, below the date
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: Round
Material: Gold
Issued By: Province of Newfoundland, Canada, 1882
Mint: Heaton & Sons (Mint), Great Britain, 1882
Artist: Leonard Wyon - Royal Mint, London, Great Britain
References: KM#5
W.K. Cross, 'Canadian Coins', The Charlton Press, Toronto, 2005, p55-56
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900, 2006
  2. [Book], Mr William Hocking - Royal Mint, London Operative, Catalogue of the Coins, Tokens, Medals, Dies and Seals in the Museum of the Royal Mint, London, 1906, 311-2 Pages

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