5 Cents - Elizabeth II 4th portrait; magnetic

5 Cents - Elizabeth II (4th portrait; magnetic) -  obverse5 Cents - Elizabeth II (4th portrait; magnetic) -  reverse

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Features

Country Canada
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 2003-2021
Value 5 Cents
0.05 CAD = 0.041 USD
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Nickel plated steel
Weight 3.95 g
Diameter 21.2 mm
Thickness 1.76 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 491,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Schön# 519a
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

The portrait in right profile of Elizabeth II from when she was 77 years old surrounded with the inscription "ELIZABETH II D • G • REGINA"

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II D·G·REGINA
P
SB

Translation: Elizabeth II Queen by the Grace of God

Engraver: Susanna Blunt

Susanna Blunt is a Canadian portrait artist who designed the most recent portrait of Queen Elizabeth II on the current Canadian coinage, which began in 2003. She was born in Harbin, China, the daughter of an English banker. Blunt started her studies at the Banff School of Fine Arts as a young teenager.

Reverse

A beaver, over the inscription "CANADA", surrounded with the face value, flanked on both sides by a maple leaf

Lettering:
5 CENTS
KG
CANADA
2005

Engraver: George Kruger Gray

George Kruger Gray was an English artist, best remembered for his designs of coinage and stained glass windows.

Edge

Smooth

5 Cents - Elizabeth II (4th portrait; magnetic) -  obverse

© Cyrillius

Mint

W Royal Canadian Mint, Winnipeg, Canada

Comments

The 'P' composition mark was used until 2006 to indicate multi-plated coins. A new Maple Leaf Logo was introduced in the same year; pieces with the RCM Logo are indicated by an 'L' in this catalog.

There also exists also a 2006 cupro-nickel version with neither the 'P' Composition Mark nor the Maple Leaf Logo.

Specimen versions exist with satin-finished background and polished mirror finish relief detail



The Royal Mint's 2017 annual report lists a 106,680,000 mintage for regular circulating 2017 coins, even though the regular coins were switched to a 150-commemorative (which has a different mintage listed). However, starting in 2017, the annual report omitted the 'Coins struck dated 2017' table, meaning the 106,680,000 coins were probably dated either 2016 or 2018, even though they were struck in 2017.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2003 P 61 392 180 0.08 0.14 0.66 0.48 18% Composition mark
2003 WP 4.02 1.2% Proof-like. Non-circulating; issued in sets only. Struck at Winnipeg Mint
2004 P 132 097 000 0.04 0.17 0.18 0.55 27% Composition mark
2005 P 89 664 000 0.12 0.16 0.90 0.60 22% Composition mark
2005 P 0.2% Specimen finish. Non-circulating; issued in sets only
2006 L 45 082 000 0.11 0.04 0.17 0.89 11% RCM Logo, (indicated by an 'L' in this catalogue)
2006 P 94 226 000 0.05 0.17 0.36 0.58 21% Composition mark
2006 P 1.74 0.4% Specimen finish. Non-circulating; issued in sets only
2007 L 221 472 000 0.04 0.14 0.22 0.13 0.10 0.54 30% RCM Logo
2008 L 278 530 000 0.04 0.06 0.14 0.12 0.60 0.75 31% RCM Logo
2009 L 266 448 000 0.12 0.18 0.13 0.44 0.36 30% RCM Logo
2010 L 126 840 000 0.16 0.18 0.30 0.60 19% RCM Logo
2011 L 230 328 000 0.11 0.12 0.17 0.41 0.59 26% RCM Logo
2011 L 50 000 0.78 0.7% Specimen finish. Non-circulating; issued in sets only
2012 L 202 944 000 0.04 0.12 0.60 0.48 22% RCM Logo
2012 L 50 000 0.7% Specimen finish. Non-circulating; issued in sets only
2013 L 78 120 000 0.20 0.07 0.04 0.30 0.67 13% RCM Logo
2013 L 87 500 1.72 0.3% Specimen finish. Non-circulating; issued in sets only
2014 L 66 364 000 0.04 0.24 0.58 12% RCM Logo
2014 L 67 500 1.19 0.2% Specimen finish. Non-circulating; issued in sets only
2015 L 87 360 000 0.04 0.10 0.12 0.59 0.48 15% RCM Logo
2015 L 15 000 0.15% Specimen finish. Non-circulating; issued in sets only
2016 L 140 952 000 0.06 0.11 0.22 0.30 16% RCM Logo
2016 L 30 000 0.6% Specimen finish. Non-circulating; issued in sets only
2017 L 400 000 19.00 1.1% Non-circulation issue; issued in special-wrapped rolls
2017 L 75 000 5.93 2% Specimen finish. Non-circulating; issued in sets only
2018 L 87 528 000 0.04 0.06 0.12 0.78 8% RCM Logo
2019 L 0.04 0.61 0.59 4% RCM Logo
2019 L 30 000 0.82 0.9% Specimen finish. Non-circulating; issued in sets only
2020 L 2.34 2% RCM Logo
2021 L 0.3% RCM Logo
2021 L 30 000 0.14% Specimen finish. Non-circulating; in sets only

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