Canada 1913 10 cents
This specimen was lot 23427 in Heritage sale 3024 (Chicago, April 2013), where it sold for $763.75. The catalog description noted, "George V 10 Cents 1913 Broad Leaves, XF40 NGC, medium gray toning, a nicely struck example of this scarce variety." This type, struck at Ottawa 1920-36, is common in grades up thru About Uncirculated tho the years 1933-35 are scarce. The Broad Leaves variety shown here is priced forty times the value of the Small Leaves variety.
Recorded mintage: 3,613,937 (all varieties).
Specification: 2.31 g, .925 fine silver, .069 troy oz ASW, 18 mm diameter, reeded edge.
Catalog reference: KM 23.
- 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 3024, featuring the Kairos and Elizabeth McPhall Charters Collections, Dallas: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2013.