Coin Type Specifications
Region: Canada
Denomination: $1
Diameter: 32.13 (mm)
Coin Metal Composition:
Nickel [99.9%] 15.60438 (g)
Total Mass: 15.62 (g)

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1974 - Elizabeth II - 100th Annv, of Winnipeg
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Canada - 1974 - Elizabeth II - 100th Annv, of Winnipeg

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1974 - Elizabeth II - 100th Annv, of Winnipeg Coin Composition
Composition Totals From 2 Coins
Nickel : 31.20876 Grams
Total Mass : 31.24 Grams

Metal USD/Pound USD/Troy Ounce USD/Gram Grams/Coin USD/Coin
Nickel $4.494 $0.308 $0.010 15.60438 g $0.155
Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For Each Coin: $0.155
Combined Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For 2 Coins: $0.309
- Precious Metal prices updated on 11-23-2017
2 Example Coins Found...

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Coin Type Description
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COIN TYPE DESCRIPTION
Years Minted: 1974
Mint Marks:
Denomination: $1
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
Obverse Designer:
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
Reverse Designer:
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.

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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
Edge: Reeded
Magnetism: Magnetic
Die axis: ↑↑

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