Canada 1934 10 cents
This specimen was lot 23433 in Heritage sale 3024 (Chicago, April 2013), where it sold for $2,350. The catalog description noted, "George V 10 Cents 1934, MS66 PCGS Belzberg, superb icy white surfaces with full mint brilliance. Very scarce date in this select grade and with an important pedigree. 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: 409,067.
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.