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This section of Obscure Finds Numismatic Collection is made up of coins from the Canada region and specializes in Twenty-Five Cent coins. If you are looking for coin facts, numismatic data or simple melt value composition of Canada - Twenty-Five Cent coins, you can find it here at Obscure Finds.

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Quarter (Canadian coin)

The quarter is a Canadian coin, valued at 25 cents or one-fourth of a Canadian dollar. It is a small, circular coin of silver colour. According to the Royal Canadian Mint, the official name for the coin is the 25-cent piece, but in practice and from American influence, it is usually called a quarter.

Current Canadian Quarter Composition

Years: 2000–present
Mass: 4.40 g
Diameter: 23.88 mm
94.0% steel (unspecified alloy),
3.8% copper, 2.2% nickel plating

History of Composition

Years Mass Diameter/Shape Composition
1968–1999 5.05 g 23.88 mm 99.9% nickel
1967-1968 5.83 g 23.88 mm 50% silver, 50% copper
1953–1967 5.83 g 23.88 mm 80% silver, 20% copper
1920–1952 5.83 g 23.62 mm 80% silver, 20% copper
1910–1919 5.83 g 23.62 mm 92.5% silver, 7.5% copper
1908–1910 5.81 g 23.62 mm 92.5% silver, 7.5% copper