Menu

Coins from Canadian provinces

Countries and territoriesCanada › Canadian provinces

During the period 1794 to 1867, Great Britain's foreign policy was to maintain rigid control of the British North American colonies. Colonies were to produce the raw materials needed by the homeland and to pay for imported goods in what the mother country considered legal tender. As the local colonial economies grew the need for circulating coinage became quite acute because they were constantly short of legal tender coins. Consequently the colonists resorted to their own ingenuity and produced many local tokens from many sources, including counterfeits. Read more

See also: Canada, Newfoundland

Display options241 coins found.
Order by: face value - date - reference
Coins per page: 10 - 20 - 50 - 100
Pages: 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13

Canadian provinces - Nova Scotia - Pound (1812-1860)

12 Pence = 1 Shilling • 20 Shilling = 1 Pound

½ Penny (Trade & Navigation Token) – obverse
½ Penny (Trade & Navigation Token) – reverse
½ Penny (Trade & Navigation Token)
1812-1813
Copper – 9.0 g
CCT# NS-19, Br# 963
½ Penny ("Trade & Navigation" Token) – obverse
½ Penny ("Trade & Navigation" Token) – reverse
½ Penny ("Trade & Navigation" Token)
1813
Copper – 7.7 g – ø 27.3 mm
CCT# NS-21, Br# 965
½ Penny - Halifax  (Captain Broke long bust - Britannia) – obverse
½ Penny - Halifax  (Captain Broke long bust - Britannia) – reverse
½ Penny - Halifax (Captain Broke long bust - Britannia)
1814
Copper – 7.9 g – ø 27.0 mm
CCT# NS-7A, Br# 879
½ Penny - Halifax  (Captain Broke short bust - Britannia) – obverse
½ Penny - Halifax  (Captain Broke short bust - Britannia) – reverse
½ Penny - Halifax (Captain Broke short bust - Britannia)
1814
Copper or Brass – 7.1 g – ø 26.6 mm
CCT# NS-7B, Br# 879
½ Penny Token (Convenience of Trade) – obverse
½ Penny Token (Convenience of Trade) – reverse
½ Penny Token (Convenience of Trade)
1814
Copper – 5.6 g – ø 28.2 mm
CCT# NS-8, Br# 880
½ Penny (payable by Carrit & Alport) – obverse
½ Penny (payable by Carrit & Alport) – reverse
½ Penny (payable by Carrit & Alport)
1814
Copper – 7.0 g – ø 28.8 mm
CCT# NS-9, Br# 881
½ Penny - (Hosterman & Etter) – obverse
½ Penny - (Hosterman & Etter) – reverse
½ Penny - (Hosterman & Etter)
1814
Copper – 8.4 g – ø 27.7 mm
CCT# NS-10A, Br# 882
½ Penny - (Hosterman & Etter) – obverse
½ Penny - (Hosterman & Etter) – reverse
½ Penny - (Hosterman & Etter)
1815
Copper – 6.1 g – ø 25.9 mm
CCT# NS-10B, Br# 883
½ Penny (Starr & Shannon) – obverse
½ Penny (Starr & Shannon) – reverse
½ Penny (Starr & Shannon)
1815
Copper – 5.8 g – ø 27.9 mm
CCT# NS-11, Br# 884
½ Penny (Commercial change 1815 - Nova Scotia) – obverse
½ Penny (Commercial change 1815 - Nova Scotia) – reverse
½ Penny (Commercial change 1815 - Nova Scotia)
1815
Copper – 5.8 g – ø 27.9 mm
CCT# NS-12, Br# 885
½ Penny (Payable by Miles W. White) – obverse
½ Penny (Payable by Miles W. White) – reverse
½ Penny (Payable by Miles W. White)
1815
Copper – 7.6 g – ø 27.9 mm
CCT# NS-13, Br# 890
½ Penny - John Alexr. Barry (Halifax) – obverse
½ Penny - John Alexr. Barry (Halifax) – reverse
½ Penny - John Alexr. Barry (Halifax)
1815
Copper – 6.5 g – ø 26 mm
CCT# NS-14, Br# 891
½ Penny (John Brown, Halifax) – obverse
½ Penny (John Brown, Halifax) – reverse
½ Penny (John Brown, Halifax)
(1815)
Copper – 6.1 g – ø 25.9 mm
CCT# NS-16, Br# 896
½ Penny (success to navigation & trade) – obverse
½ Penny (success to navigation & trade) – reverse
½ Penny (success to navigation & trade)
1815
Copper – 7.9 g – ø 27.6 mm
CCT# NS-23, Br# 888
½ Penny  (Genuine British Copper) – obverse
½ Penny  (Genuine British Copper) – reverse
½ Penny (Genuine British Copper)
1815
Copper – 6.6 g – ø 25.9 mm
CCT# NS-25, Br# 886
½ Penny  (Genuine British Copper) – obverse
½ Penny  (Genuine British Copper) – reverse
½ Penny (Genuine British Copper)
1815
Copper – 5.6 g – ø 28.1 mm
CCT# NS-26, Br# 887
½ Penny - (Halifax) – obverse
½ Penny - (Halifax) – reverse
½ Penny - (Halifax)
1815
Copper – 6.3 g – ø 26 mm
CCT# NS-27, Br# 889
½ Penny (Wholesale & Retail Hardware Store) – obverse
½ Penny (Wholesale & Retail Hardware Store) – reverse
½ Penny (Wholesale & Retail Hardware Store)
1816
Copper – 5.7 g – ø 25.5 mm
CCT# NS-15A, Br# 892
½ Penny (Wholesale & Retail Hardware Store) – obverse
½ Penny (Wholesale & Retail Hardware Store) – reverse
½ Penny (Wholesale & Retail Hardware Store)
1816
Copper – 5.8 g – ø 25.5 mm
CCT# NS-15B, Br# 893
½ Penny Token – obverse
½ Penny Token – reverse
½ Penny Token
1816
Copper – 4.9 g – ø 26.0 mm
CCT# NS-29

Pages: 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13

Numista referee for this country is galor, Peter M. Graham.

A coin doesn't exist in the catalogue yet? Add it yourself!