Canada 1950 dollar
This specimen was lot 20461 in Heritage sale 3010 (Boston, August 2010), where it sold for $2,185. The catalog description noted, "George VI Specimen Dollar 1950, Specimen 65 PCGS Secure, fully brilliant surfaces, a superb example and quite scarce as a Specimen." This type was struck 1948 and 1950-52 and saved.
Recorded mintage: 261,002.
Specification: 23.32 g, .800 fine silver, .600 troy oz ASW.
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, Scott Cordry and John Kraljevich, Heritage Sale 3010: World Coins, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2010.