Canada 1888 cent
This specimen was part of lot 26749 in Heritage sale 3022 (New York, January 2013), which sold for $763.75. The catalog description noted, "Lot of Eleven Mint State Coins, Cents, 5 Cents and 10 Cents coins. Victoria-George VI. A most impressive grouping. Careful examination is a must." This type, struck 1876-1901, is common in all grades.
Recorded mintage: 4,000,000.
Specification: 5.67 g, bronze, 25.5 mm diameter, plain edge.
Catalog reference: KM 7.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Cross, W. K., The Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 47th Ed., Toronto: Charlton International, 1993.
- Bierrenbach, Cristiano, Warren Tucker and David Michaels, Heritage World and Ancient Coins Auction 3022, the Non-Floor Session, Dallas: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2012.