Canada 1933 10 cents
This specimen was lot 23432 in Heritage sale 3024 (Chicago, April 2013), where it sold for $1,762.50. The catalog description noted, "George V 10 Cents 1933, MS66 PCGS, intense frosty white surfaces with just a wisp of golden toning in the legends, a jewel of a coin and a scarcer low mintage date. From The Nikita Collection." This type, struck at Ottawa 1920-36, is common in grades up thru About Uncirculated tho the years 1933-35 are scarce.
Recorded mintage: 672,368.
Specification: 2.31 g, .800 fine silver, .059 troy oz ASW, 18 mm diameter, reeded edge.
Catalog reference: KM 23a.
- 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.