25 Cents - Elizabeth II War of 1812, Laura Secord; colourized

25 Cents - Elizabeth II (War of 1812, Laura Secord; colourized) -  obverse25 Cents - Elizabeth II (War of 1812, Laura Secord; colourized) -  reverse

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Features

Country Canada
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 2013
Value 25 Cents
0.25 CAD = 0.19 USD
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Nickel plated steel (Three-ply nickel finish plated steel)
Weight 4.43 g
Diameter 23.88 mm
Thickness 1.62 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 1700a
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.

Commemorative issue

War of 1812 - Laura Secord

Obverse

Bust of Queen Elizabeth II in centre, encircled by lettering.

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II CANADA D•G•REGINA
2013

Engraver: Susanna Blunt

Susanna Blunt is a Canadian portrait artist who designed the most recent portrait of Queen Elizabeth II on the current Canadian coinage, which began in 2003. She was born in Harbin, China, the daughter of an English banker. Blunt started her studies at the Banff School of Fine Arts as a young teenager.

Reverse

Portrait of Laura Secord (right), with red maple leaf on left in which '1812' is inscribed.

Lettering:
25 cents
Secord
1812

Engraver: Bonnie Ross

Edge

Reeded

Comments

Laura Secord was a Canadian heroine during the War of 1812 between the United States of America and the British Empire (supported by Indigenous American peoples). In 1813, she is credited with having walked 32 km out of American territory to warn British forces of an impending attack. Ultimately, the Americans were ambushed by the British and Indigenous forces.

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2013  6,250,000 0.20 0.20 1.50 1.45

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