Canada 1918 cent
This specimen was lot 26230 in Heritage sale 3024 (Chicago, April 2013), where it sold for $270.25. The catalog description noted, "George V Cent 1918, MS65 Red ICCS, a splendid Gem with light pink-copper color and dazzling luster, scarce with this much original color. From The Nikita Collection." This date is readily available up thru Extremely Fine but somewhat scarce in choice condition.
Recorded mintage: 12,970,798.
Specification: 5.67 g, bronze, 25.5 mm diameter, plain edge.
Catalog reference: KM 21.
- 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.