Canada 1 Dollar 1949 (40) - E.F.
Canada 1 Dollar 1949 (40) - E.F.

Canada 1 Dollar 1949 (40) - E.F.

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Country: Canada
Denomination: 1 Dollar
Year: 1949
Composition: 80% Ag, 20% Cu
Silver Fineness: 0.800
Weight: 23.33 g.
Diameter: 36.00 mm.
Thickness: 2.84 mm.
Edge: Reeded
Obverse: Uncrowned portrait of King George VI with "GEORGIVS VI DEI GRATIA REX" around.
Reverse: The design depicts the ship "Matthew" in which it is thought John Cabot discovered Newfoundland in 1497. Below the ship is the latin phrase "FLOREAT TERRA NOVA" translates to "May the new found land flourish". The commemorative design for the 1949 dollar marks Newfoundland becoming the tenth province of Canada on March 31, 1949.
Die Axis: ↑↑
Condition: Extra Fine