Canada 1902 5 cents
This specimen was lot 32617 in Heritage sale 3042 (Long Beach, September 2015), where it sold for $1,527.50. The catalog description noted, "Edward VII 5 Cents 1902 MS67 PCGS. A spectacular coin with sea green and reddish orange toning. The velvety surfaces are most impressive." This type was struck at London and Heaton 1902-10. This date is common.
Recorded mintage: 2,120,000.
Specification: 1.15 g, .925 fine silver, .035 troy oz ASW, reeded edge.
Catalog reference: KM 9.
- 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.
- Cristiano Bierrenbach, Warren Tucker and David Michaels, Heritage World Coin Auction 3042, featuring the Read and Bob Bennett Collections, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2015.