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Coin - 5 Cents, Canada, 1973 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 32432

5 Cents, Issued by Canada, 1973
Minted by Royal Canadian Mint, Ottawa
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Andrew Reeves - Museum of Victoria, 1992
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 21 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 4.50 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: George Kruger Gray, Designer, Painter & Medallist (1880-1943), Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Canada
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1973 AD
Denomination: 5 Cents
Obverse Description: Diademed and draped bust of the Queen facing right; around, ELIZABETH II D. G. REGINA
Reverse Description: A beaver standing on a mound in a lake facing left; around above between two maple leaves, 5 CENTS; in exergue in two lines, CANADA / 1973; artist's initials, K.G at left
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: round
Material: Nickel
Issued By: Canada, 1973
Mint: Royal Canadian Mint, Ottawa, Canada, 1973
Artist: George Gray - Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1937
References: KM#60.1
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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