50 Cents - George V

Features

Location Canada
Issuing entity Royal Canadian Mint
King George V (1910-1936)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1912-1919
Value 50 Cents
0.50 CAD = USD 0.39
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Silver (.925) (.925 silver .075 copper)
Weight 11.62 g
Diameter 29.72 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 313
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 25,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.
Schön# 23
Gerhard Schön; 2018. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (46. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

The portrait of George V facing left surrounded with the inscription "GEORGIVS V DEI GRA: REX ET IND:IMP"

Script: Latin

Lettering: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA: REX ET IND:IMP:

Unabridged legend: GEORGIUS V DEI GRATIA REX ET INDIA IMPERATOR

Translation: George V, King and Emperor of India by the grace of God

Engraver: Edgar Bertram MacKennal

Sir Edgar Bertram Mackennal, KCVO, usually known as Bertram Mackennal, was an Australian sculptor, most famous for designing the coinage and stamps bearing the likeness of King George V. Signature: "BM".

Reverse

The face value, accompanied with the inscription "CANADA" surrounded with two maple boughs and a crown

Script: Latin

Lettering:
50
CENTS
CANADA
1916

Engraver: W.H.J. Blakemore

Edge

Reeded

Mint

Royal Canadian Mint, Ottawa, Canada (1908-date)

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1912  228 328 $ 13 $ 14 $ 15 $ 309 $ 1682 18%
1913  265 889 $ 11 $ 13 $ 4037 17%
1914  160 128 $ 14 $ 24 $ 24 $ 532 12%
1916  459 070 $ 10 $ 21 $ 269 $ 1192 26%
1917  752 213 $ 11 $ 14 $ 21 $ 42 $ 177 $ 2171 30%
1918  854 989 $ 11 $ 11 $ 35 $ 2243 45%
1919  1 113 429 $ 7.95 $ 9.93 $ 12 $ 14 $ 785 49%

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George V
Heritage Auctions
2020 June 28 The Walczak Collection of Canadian Coins Special Monthly Online Auction 61157
Lot 97125
Internet Archive
Jun 28, 2020 1912 UNC
(PCGS MS63)
USD 1800.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George V
Heritage Auctions
The George Hans Cook Collection of Canadian Coins Monthly Online Auction 271934
Lot 36316
Internet Archive
Aug 25, 2019 1912 UNC
(PCGS UNC Details (Repaired))
USD 264.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George V
Heritage Auctions
2019 August 15 ANA World's Fair of Money World Coins Platinum Night Auction - Chicago 3075
Lot 31309
Internet Archive
Aug 15, 2019 1912 UNC
(PCGS MS63)
USD 2640.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George V
Heritage Auctions
Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 231941
Lot 62309
Internet Archive
Oct 10, 2019 1912 AU
(NGC AU55)
USD 312.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George V
Heritage Auctions
Weekly World and Ancient Coin Auction 231909
Lot 64145
Internet Archive
Feb 28, 2019 1912 AU
(PCGS AU53)
USD 348.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George V
Heritage Auctions
2020 June 28 The Walczak Collection of Canadian Coins Special Monthly Online Auction 61157
Lot 97126
Internet Archive
Jun 28, 2020 1913 UNC
(PCGS MS64)
USD 4320.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George V
Heritage Auctions
2019 August 15 ANA World's Fair of Money World Coins Platinum Night Auction - Chicago 3075
Lot 31310
Internet Archive
Aug 15, 2019 1913 UNC
(PCGS MS64)
USD 4320.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George V
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232224
Lot 63381
Internet Archive
Jun 9, 2022 1913 XF
(NGC XF45)
USD 174.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George V
Heritage Auctions
2020 June 28 The Walczak Collection of Canadian Coins Special Monthly Online Auction 61157
Lot 97127
Internet Archive
Jun 28, 2020 1914 AU
(PCGS AU55)
USD 900.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 50 Cents - George V
Heritage Auctions
The George Hans Cook Collection of Canadian Coins Monthly Online Auction 271934
Lot 36317
Internet Archive
Aug 25, 2019 1914 AU
(PCGS AU Details (Repaired))
USD 210.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
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