Canada 1946 dollar
This specimen was lot 26665 in Heritage sale 3022 (New York, January 2013), where it sold for $282. The catalog description noted, "George VI Dollar 1946, MS63 ICCS, with light reddish gray toning. Some Prooflike characteristics present." This type, struck 1937-38 and 1945-47, is a favorite with collectors as only the 1937 is common.
Recorded mintage: 93,055.
Specification: 23.32 g, .800 fine silver, .600 troy oz ASW, reeded edge.
Catalog reference: KM 37.
- 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 3022, the Non-Floor Session, Dallas: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2012.