20 Dollars - Elizabeth II Biathlon

20 Dollars - Elizabeth II (Biathlon) - obverse20 Dollars - Elizabeth II (Biathlon) - reverse

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Features

Location Canada
Issuing entity Royal Canadian Mint
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-2022)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1986
Value 20 Dollars
20 CAD = USD 15
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 34.07 g
Diameter 40 mm
Thickness 3 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 40911
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References Ch# RC-1703a,
Mark Drake (editor); 2022. A Charlton Standard Catalogue / Volume 1. Canadian Coins : Numismatic issues (75th edition). Charlton Press, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.
And 1 more volumes.
Ch# RC-1703b,
Mark Drake (editor); 2022. A Charlton Standard Catalogue / Volume 1. Canadian Coins : Numismatic issues (75th edition). Charlton Press, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.
And 1 more volumes.
KM# 147
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

1988 Winter Olympics, Calgary

Series: 1980 Winter Olympics, Calgary

Obverse

Bust of Queen Elizabeth II, as at 37 years of age, wearing tiara, facing right.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II
CANADA 1986

Designer: Arnold Machin Read more on Wikipedia

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

Reverse

A biathlon athlete in belly shooting position

Script: Latin

Lettering:
CALGARY
1988
20 DOLLARS

Engraver: Sheldon Beveridge

Designer: John Mardon

Edge

Script: Latin

Lettering: XVes JEUX OLYMPIQUES D'HIVER - XV WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES

Mint

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

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1986  308 086 $ 25 94% Proof
1986  5% Proof; Plain edge

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