Home > Products >

1952 High Relief Canada 25-cents ICCS Certified MS-63

1952 High Relief Canada 25-cents ICCS Certified MS-63
This is a Stock Image Only. It may not necessarily reflect the Certification Number of the coin you receive. Colonial Acres is unable to take images of individual stock items.

Alternative Views:

List Price: $75.00
Our Price: $71.25
Earn 60 points

Quantity in Stock:Out of Stock

Availability: Expect Delays of 5+ Business Days
SKU: 25-0874

1952 High Relief Canada 25-cents ICCS Certified MS-63

Following the arrival of the master tools with the new obverse legend lacking "ET IND: IMP" in 1948, the production of the 1947 Maple Leaf coinage was terminated. For the remainder of the year, coins were produced with the new obverse and the true date. In an attempt to improve the appearance of the obverse of this denomination, a fresh reduction was made to produce an obverse with a slightly larger, lower relief portrait. Both varieties were struck in 1951 & 1952. Aside from the difference in relief and the size of the portrait, the two varieties can be distinguished by the lettering: the High Relief Variety has a plain lettering style in the legend, and both "A's" in "GRATIA" point to a large rim denticle, while the Low Relief Variety, the letters are more flared, and both the "A's" in "GRATIA" point between small rim denticles.

Monarch: George VI
Designer and Engraver: Obv.: T.H. Paget, Rev.: Emanuel Hahn
Composition: 0.800 silver, 0.200 copper
Weight: 5.83 g
Diameter: 23.62 mm
Edge: Reeded
Die Axis: ↑↑
Mintage: 8,859,642

Browse for more products in the same category as this item:

Canada Decimal Coins > 25 Cents > 1950-1959