1 Dollar - George VI w/o IND:IMP:

Features

Location Canada
Issuing entity Royal Canadian Mint
King George VI (1936-1952)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1948-1952
Value 1 Dollar
1 CAD = USD 0.75
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Silver (.800) (.800 silver .200 copper)
Weight 23.33 g
Diameter 36.00 mm
Thickness 2.84 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 451
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 46,
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.
Schön# 45
Gerhard Schön; 2022. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Head of King George VI facing left.

Script: Latin

Lettering: GEORGIVS VI DEI GRATIA REX

Unabridged legend: GEORGIUS VI DEI GRATIA REX

Translation: George VI King by the Grace of God

Engraver: Thomas Humphrey Paget Read more on Wikipedia

Thomas Humphrey Paget OBE was an English medal and coin designer and modeller. Paget's designs are indicated by the initials 'HP'. Paget was first approached by the Royal Mint in 1936 after the accession of King Edward VIII. Paget's recommendation had come via his earlier design for the obverse of a medal featuring the then-Prince of Wales.

Reverse

A voyageur and an aboriginal traveling by canoe, carrying bundles of which one bears the initials "HB" for Hudson's Bay Company, are surrounded with the face value and the inscription "CANADA"

Script: Latin

Lettering:
CANADA
1948
DOLLAR

Engraver: Emanuel Otto Hahn Read more on Wikipedia

Emanuel Otto Hahn (30 May 1881 – 14 February 1957) was a German-born Canadian sculptor and coin designer. He taught and later married Elizabeth Wyn Wood. He co-founded and was the first president of the Sculptors' Society of Canada.

Edge

Milled

Mint

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

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1948  18 780 $ 1000 $ 1100 $ 2000 6%
1950  261 002 $ 18 $ 18 $ 21 32% 3 water lines
1950  $ 31 $ 31 $ 31 11% Incl. above; "Arnprior" (less than 2½ water lines), mintage included with 1950
1950  $ 210 1.1% Matte proof, with 4 water lines, only one example is known.
1951  416 395 $ 14 $ 14 $ 20 $ 20 $ 23 56% 3 water lines
1951  8% Arnprior with 2½ water lines, mintage included with 1951 (3 water lines)
1952  406 148 $ 17 $ 17 $ 22 45% 3 water lines
1952  3% Arnprior, mintage included with 1952 (3 water lines)
1952  $ 19 $ 19 $ 20 $ 23 16% No water lines, mintage included with 1952 (3 water lines)

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)
Heritage Auctions
2023 January 17 - 18 NYINC World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction 3106
Lot 33463
Internet Archive
Jan 17, 2023 1948 UNC
(NGC MS63)
USD 3360.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)
Heritage Auctions
2023 January 17 - 18 NYINC World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction 3106
Lot 33462
Internet Archive
Jan 17, 2023 1948 UNC USD 14 400.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)
Heritage Auctions
2022 November 2 - 4 World & Ancient Coins Platinum Session and Signature® Auction 3102
Lot 32362
Internet Archive
Nov 2, 2022 1948 UNC
(NGC UNC Details (Cleaned))
USD 1560.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)
Heritage Auctions
2022 May 5 - 7 Central States World Coins & Ancient Coins Platinum Session and Signature® Auction 3099
Lot 31555
Internet Archive
May 5, 2022 1948 UNC
(NGC MS61)
USD 1980.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)
Heritage Auctions
2022 May 5 - 7 Central States World Coins & Ancient Coins Platinum Session and Signature® Auction 3099
Lot 31554
Internet Archive
May 5, 2022 1948 UNC
(PCGS MS63)
USD 3000.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)
Heritage Auctions
2021 October 28 - 29 World & Ancient Coins Signature® Auction 3093
Lot 31259
Internet Archive
Oct 28, 2021 1948 UNC The lot includes several items.
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)
Heritage Auctions
2021 October 28 - 29 World & Ancient Coins Signature® Auction 3093
Lot 31258
Internet Archive
Oct 28, 2021 1948 UNC
(NGC MS62)
USD 2100.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)
Heritage Auctions
2021 October 28 - 29 World & Ancient Coins Signature® Auction 3093
Lot 34476
Internet Archive
Oct 28, 2021 1948 UNC USD 4800.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)
Heritage Auctions
2021 August 19 - 20 ANA WFOM World & Ancient Coins Platinum Night Signature Auction 3094
Lot 34476
Internet Archive
Aug 19, 2021 1948 UNC USD 4800.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)Picture 1 of a sold 1 Dollar - George VI (w/o IND:IMP:)
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232123
Lot 62381
Internet Archive
Jun 9, 2021 1948 UNC
(PCGS UNC Details (Cleaned))
USD 1140.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
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