Canada 1901 10 cents
This specimen was lot 22324 in Stack's Bowers 2018 NYINC sale (New York, January 2018), where it sold for $660. The catalog description noted, "CANADA. 10 Cents, 1901. NGC MS-64. Sharply struck, lightly toned on the obverse, the reverse is layered with lovely iridescent tone showing hues of lavender and blue. Lustrous and quite attractive." This is the most common date of a type struck 1858, 1870-75, 1880-1901.
Recorded mintage: 1,200,000.
Specification: 2.32 g, .925 fine silver, .069 troy oz ASW, reeded edge.
Catalog reference: KM-3.
- 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.
- Ponterio, Richard, Kyle Ponterio, John Kraljevich and Cris Chatigny, The January 2018 NYINC Sale: Ancient Coins, World Coins & Paper Money, featuring the Eldorado Collection of Colombian and Ecuadorian Coins, Santa Ana, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2017.