1 Dollar - Elizabeth II Loonie Dollar

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (Loonie Dollar) - obverse1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (Loonie Dollar) - reverse

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Features

Issuer Canada
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-2022)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1997
Value 1 Dollar
1 CAD = USD 0.74
Currency Dollar (1858-date)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 25.175 g
Diameter 36.07 mm
Thickness 2.95 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number
N#
97070
References Ch# RC-844,
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# 296
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

10th Anniversary of Loonie Dollar

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

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

Loon in flight left, dates above, denomination below

Script: Latin

Lettering:
CANADA
1987-1997
DOLLAR

Engraver: Sheldon Beveridge

Designer: Jean-Luc Grondin

Edge

Reeded

Mint

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

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1997  24 995 $ 36 Proof

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