1 Cent - Elizabeth II 2nd portrait; light type

1 Cent - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait; light type) -  obverse1 Cent - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait; light type) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Canada
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1980-1981
Value 1 Cent
0.01 CAD = USD 0.0078
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Bronze (98% copper, 1.75% tin, 0.25% zinc)
Weight 2.8 g
Diameter 19 mm
Thickness 1.45 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 429
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 127,
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# 58a
Gerhard Schön; 2018. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (46. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

The crowned 2nd effigie in right profile of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, as at 39 years of age.

Script: Latin

Lettering: ELIZABETH II D·G·REGINA

Unabridged legend: ELIZABETH II DEI GRATIA REGINA

Translation: Elizabeth II, Queen by the grace of God

Engraver: Arnold Machin

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

Reverse

A maple twig is surrounded with the face value and the inscription "CANADA"

Script: Latin

Lettering:
1 CENT
1981
CANADA

Engraver: George Kruger Gray

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

Edge

Plain

1 Cent - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait; light type) -  obverse

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1980  912 052 318 $ 0.06 $ 0.08 $ 0.08 $ 0.11 $ 0.11 $ 0.13 $ 0.75 71%
1981  1 209 468 500 $ 0.02 $ 0.05 $ 0.10 $ 0.11 $ 0.13 $ 0.13 $ 0.43 73%
1981  199 000 $ 1.37 3% Proof

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Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Cent - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait; light type)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Cent - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait; light type)
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232102
Lot 62292
Internet Archive
Jan 13, 2021 1980 UNC
(NGC MS64 Red)
USD 168.00
(incl. buyer's premium)

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