Grading and value


VG = Very good, F = Fine, VF = Very fine, EF = Extremely fine = aUnc = Almost uncirculated, Unc = Uncirculated

1950 Canada 10 cents

The 1950 Canadian 10-cent piece features the portrait of King George VI facing left surrounded with the inscription “GEORGIVS VI DEI GRATIA REX” in latin with the engravers initials “HP” beneath.

Translation: George VI, King by the grace of God

Engraver: Thomas Humphrey Paget

On the reverse, the Bluenose under sail, a Canadian schooner from Nova Scotia, a celebrated racing ship and a symbol of the province, surrounded with the face value and the inscription “CANADA”, the year 1950, and denomination “10 CENTS”

Engraver: Emanuel Otto Hahn

Edge:  Milled