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1 Dollar - Elizabeth II small 2nd portrait

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (small 2nd portrait) -  obverse1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (small 2nd portrait) -  reverse

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Features

Country Canada
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1978-1987
Value 1 Dollar
1 CAD = 0.75 USD
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Nickel
Weight 15.62 g
Diameter 32.13 mm
Thickness 2.62 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 120,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 66.3
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

The portrait in right profile of Elizabeth II, when she was 39 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: Arnold Machin

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

Reverse

A voyageur and an aboriginal travelling 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"

Lettering:
CANADA
1978
DOLLAR

Engraver: Emanuel Otto Hahn

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

Reeded

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (small 2nd portrait) -  obverse

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1978  2,948,488 1.11 1.42 2.37 KM#120.1
1979  2,544,000 1.94 1.78 1.78 KM#120.1
1980  2,922,000 1.42 1.87 1.66 KM#120.1
1981  2,778,900 2.09 KM#120.1
1981  4.01 KM#120.1 Proof
1982  1,544,398 2.59 KM#120.1
1982  180,908 3.68 KM#120.1 Proof
1983  2,267,525 2.12 KM#120.1
1983  166,779 4.27 KM#120.1 Proof
1984  1,223,486 1.76 KM#120.1
1984  161,602 3.70 KM#120.1 Proof
1985  3,104,592 2.00 1.75 KM#120.1
1985  153,950 4.54 KM#120.1 Proof
1985  KM#120.2 Mule with New Zealand 50 cent, KM#37 obverse
1986  3,089,225 1.06 2.11 KM#120.1
1986  176,224 3.06 KM#120.1 Proof
1987  287,330 7.05 KM#120.1 In Sets only
1987  175,686 6.65 KM#120.1 Proof

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging coins. Numista does not buy or sell coins.

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