Canada - 1964 - Elizabeth II - Charlottetown Silver Dollar
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|1964 - Elizabeth II - Charlottetown Silver Dollar Coin Composition|
|Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For Each Coin:||$11.183|
|Combined Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For 2 Coins:||$22.365|
|YEAR||IMG||COIN NAME||COIN GRADE|
|1964||Charlottetown - Quebec Silver Dollar||OFCC:UNGRADED|
|1964||Charlottetown Silver Dollar RCM||RCM:Uncirculated|
|COIN TYPE DESCRIPTION|
|Coin Type:||1964 - Elizabeth II - Charlottetown Silver Dollar|
|Obverse Design:||The portrait in right profile of Elizabeth II, when she was 27 years old, is surrounded with the inscription "ELIZABETH II DEI GRATIA REGINA" Lettering: ELIZABETH II DEI GRATIA REGINA MG|
|Obverse Designer:||Mary Gillick, Thomas Shingles|
|Reverse Design:||The French fleur-de-lis, the Irish shamrock, the Scottish thistle, and the English rose in a unique design is surrounded with the legend "CHARLOTTETOWN • QUÉBEC", the dates "1864" and "1964", the facial value and the inscription "CANADA" Lettering: 1864 C A N A D A 1964 CHARLOTTETOWN ·QUÉBEC· D O L L A R|
|Reverse Designer:||Dinko Vodanovic|
1964 100th Anniversary of Charlottetown & Quebec Conferences
1964 represented the 100th Anniversary of the historic meetings in Charlottetown and Quebec City in 1864 that began the process of moving from individual colonies to a single confederation.
To honor the historic occasion, the Royal Canadian Mint created a one year circulating dollar commemorative. When issued the coins official title was the “Confederation Meetings Commemorative Dollar” but as it circulated among collectors it picked up the nickname of “The Charlottetown Dollar”.
Quick Coinage Facts
Years Minted: 1964
Composition: 80% Silver, 20% Copper
Diameter Type: 36.00 mm
Weight: 23.33 grams ( 0.60 ounces of silver)
Total Series Mintage: 7,296,832
Obverse Design: Bust Design
Reverse Design: Symbol Design
Canadian silver Confederation Meetings Commemorative dollar
Theme Confederation Meetings Commemorative
Artist Dinko Vodanovic
Issue Price $1.00
1 Dollar - Elizabeth II Confederation Conferences
Value 1 Dollar
Metal Silver (.8000)
Weight 23.3276 g
Diameter 36.06 mm
Thickness 2.84 mm
Engravers Mary Gillick (obverse)
Dinko Vodanovic, Thomas Shingles (reverse)
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑