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50 Cents - Elizabeth II 3rd portrait

50 Cents - Elizabeth II (3rd portrait) -  obverse50 Cents - Elizabeth II (3rd portrait) -  reverse

© Monéphil

Features

Country Canada
Type Non-circulating coin
Years 1990-1996
Value 50 Cents
0.50 CAD = 0.38 USD
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Nickel
Weight 8.10 g
Diameter 27.13 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 185,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 167
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

The portrait in right profile of Elizabeth II, when she was 64 years old, is surrounded with the inscription "ELIZABETH II D • G • REGINA" (Elizabeth II, Queen by the grace of God)

Lettering: ELIZABETH II D·G·REGINA

Engraver: Dora de Pédery-Hunt

Dora de Pédery-Hunt, CM OOnt was a Hungarian-Canadian sculptor who designed medals and coins. She was the first Canadian citizen to design an effigy for Queen Elizabeth II.

Reverse

The Royal Coat of Arms of Canada, proclaimed by King George V on November 21, 1921 and updated in 1957, are surrounded with the face value and the inscription "CANADA"

Lettering:
19 94
CANADA 50 CENTS

Engraver: Thomas Shingles

Edge

Reeded

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1990  207,000 3.02 3.02
1990  140,649 2.76 Proof
1991  490,000 2.42
1991  131,888 6.20 Proof
1993  393,000 1.28
1993  143,065 Proof
1994  987,000 1.48
1994  146,424 2.68 Proof
1995  626,000 1.41 1.41
1995  50,000 4.02 Proof
1996  458,000 1.74
1996  Proof

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