Canada - 1974 - Elizabeth II - 100th Annv, of Winnipeg
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|1974 - Elizabeth II - 100th Annv, of Winnipeg Coin Composition|
|Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For Each Coin:||$0.154|
|Combined Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For 1 Coins:||$0.154|
|YEAR||IMG||COIN NAME||COIN GRADE|
|1974||100th Anniversary of Winnipeg||OFCC:UNGRADED|
|COIN TYPE DESCRIPTION|
|Coin Type:||1974 - Elizabeth II - 100th Annv, of Winnipeg|
|Obverse Design:||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|
|Reverse Design:||The number 100 with, inside each zero, a view of Winnipeg's Main street, in 1874 (left) or 1974 (right), is surrounded with the legend "WINNIPEG", the dates "1874-1974", the inscription "CANADA" and the facial value Lettering: WINNIPEG 1874-1974 CANADA DOLLAR PP PB|
1974 - Elizabeth II - 100th Annv, of Winnipeg
The obverse, designed by Arnold Machin, features the bust of Queen Elizabeth the II facing right. On the outer periphery are the words “ELIZABETH II” and "D. G. REGINA" which is the abbreviation for the latin term Dai Gratia Regina or By the Grace of God, Queen. Surrounding the overall design is a circle of beads.
The reverse features a unique design with a “100” to represent 100 years and in the first zero is a scene from Winnipeg's Main Street as it appeared in 1874 and the second zero is a scene of the same Main Street as it appeared in 1974. The designer's initials “PP” are located at the bottom of the design while to the engraver Patrick Brindley's initial "B" is just above. On the upper outer periphery is the word “WINNIPEG” and “CANADA DOLLAR”. Surrounding the overall design is a circle of beads.
Specifications - 1 dollar 1974
Alloy: 100% nickel
Weight: 15.62 grams
Diameter : 32.13 mm, thickness 2.62 mm
Engraver: Obverse: Arnold Machin, Patrick Brindley, Reverse: Patrick Brindley, Paul Pederson
Designer: Obverse: Arnold Machin, Patrick Brindley, Reverse: Patrick Brindley, Paul Pederson
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