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25 Cents - Elizabeth II 2nd portrait, Silver

25 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait, Silver) -  obverse 25 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait, Silver) -  reverse

Features

Country Canada
Type Common coin
Year 1968
Value 25 Cents
0.25 CAD = 0.20 USD
Metal Silver (.500)
Weight 5.83 g
Diameter 23.88 mm
Thickness 1.8 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 62a, Schön# 62a
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

The portrait in right profile of Elizabeth II, when she was 39 years old, is surrounded with the inscription "ELIZABETH II D · G · REGINA" (Elizabeth II, Queen by the grace of God).

The 1968 quarters were issued in both silver and nickel. This can be tested with a magnet.

Lettering: ELIZABETH II D · G · REGINA

Engraver: Arnold Machin

Arnold Machin O.B.E., R.A. was a British artist, sculptor, coin and stamp designer.

Reverse

A caribou is accompanied with the facial value and surrounded with the inscription "CANADA".

Lettering:
CANADA 1968
25
Cents
H

Engraver: Emanuel Hahn

Emanuel Otto Hahn (30 May 1881 – 14 February 1957) was a German-born Canadian sculptor and coin designer. He taught and later married Elizabeth Wyn Wood. He co-founded and was the first president of the Sculptors' Society of Canada.

Edge

Reeded

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25 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait, Silver)