Canada 1948 dollar
This specimen was lot 20724 in Heritage sale 3008 (New York, January 2010), where it sold for $3,737.50. The catalog description noted, "George VI Dollar 1948, MS64 PCGS, fully brilliant with exceptionally nice surfaces and light amber patina beginning to emerge in the legends. Rare quality for this ever-popular date."
Recorded mintage: 18,780.
Specification: .800 fine silver, .600 troy oz ASW, designed by T. H. Paget and Emanuel Hahn.
Catalog reference: KM 46.
- 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.
- Tucker, Warren, and Scott Cordry, Heritage Signature Auction 3008: World Coins, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2009.