175 Dollars - Elizabeth II Olympic movement; I.O.C. coinage

Features

Issuer Canada
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-2022)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1992
Value 175 Dollars
175 CAD = USD 130
Currency Dollar (1858-date)
Composition Gold (.916)
Weight 16.97 g
Diameter 28.0 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number
N#
67338
References Ch# RC-3160,
Mark Drake (editor); 2022. A Charlton Standard Catalogue / Volume 1. Canadian Coins : Numismatic issues (75th edition). Charlton Press, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.
And 1 more volumes.
KM# 217
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.

Commemorative issue

100th Anniversary of the Olympic Games

Obverse

Head of Queen Elizabeth II, as at 64 years of age, wearing the royal diadem, necklace, and earrings, facing right.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II • D•G•REGINA • CANADA
1992
175 DOLLARS

Unabridged legend: ELIZABETH II DEI GRATIA REGINA

Translation: Elizabeth II Queen by the grace of God

Engraver: Dora de Pédery-Hunt Read more on Wikipedia

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

Several different faces reaching toward the Olympic torch

Script: Latin

Lettering: 1896-1996

Engraver: Ago Aarand

Designer: Stewart Sherwood

Edge

Lettered

Script: Latin

Lettering: CITIUS, ALTIUS, FORTIUS

Mint

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

Comments

This coin was minted along with several countries for the International Olympic Comittee (I.O.C.) in commemoration of the centennial of the Olympics.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1992  22 092 Proof

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Numista Rarity index: 91 Search tips
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