Canada 1906 10 cents
This specimen was lot 20623 in Heritage sale 3008 (New York, January 2010), where it sold for $1,725. The catalog description noted, "Edward VII 10 Cents 1906, MS65 ICCS. Well struck with only a few tiny marks. The centers are bright, with a hint of golden color, and the peripheries exhibit a band of steel-blue toning. No coins have been certified finer by ICCS (5/0)." This type was struck at London and Heaton 1902-10. This date is common but scarce in this condition.
Recorded mintage: 1,700,000.
Specification: 2.32 g, .925 fine silver, .069 troy oz ASW, reeded edge.
Catalog reference: KM 10.
- 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.
- Tucker, Warren, and Scott Cordry, Heritage Signature Auction 3008: World Coins, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2009.