Canada 1914 5 dollars
This specimen was lot 40044 in Ponterio sale 168 (Philadelphia, August 2012), where it sold for $881. The catalog description noted, "CANADA. 5 Dollars, 1914. PCGS MS-62. Key date." The type was struck in Ottawa 1912-14.
Recorded mintage: 31,122.
Specification: 8.35 g, .900 fine gold, .241 troy oz AGW, reeded edge.
Catalog reference: Fr-4; KM-26.
- 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.
- Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 168: The Official ANA Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2012.