50 Cents - Elizabeth II Confederation

50 Cents - Elizabeth II (Confederation) -  obverse50 Cents - Elizabeth II (Confederation) -  reverse

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Issuer Canada
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 1992
Value 50 Cents
0.5 CAD = USD 0.40
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Nickel
Weight 8.10 g
Diameter 27.13 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 442
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 208,
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# 205
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

125th Anniversary of Canadian Confederation


The portrait of Queen Elizabeth II facing right from when she was 64 years old

Script: Latin


Translation: Elizabeth II, Queen by the Grace of God

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.


The Royal Coat of Arms of Canada proclaimed by King George V on November 21, 1921, and updated in 1957, surrounded with the dates "1867 1992", the face value and the country name

Script: Latin

1867 1992

Engraver: Thomas Shingles




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

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1992  445 000 $ 1.70 $ 2.89 82%
1992  147 061 $ 2.84 24% Proof

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