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"prince" of Canadian coins [2 records]

Record 1 1997-01-29

English

Subject field(s)
  • Coins and Bank Notes
  • Numismatics
  • Coining
DEF

The unofficial designation accorded all examples of the Canadian five-cent coin dated 1921. Best estimates indicate between 100-400 examples may exist in all conditions, and likely only about a dozen of these in strict uncirculated or better grade.

OBS

See related terms: "emperor" of Canadian coins, "king" of Canadian coins.

Key term(s)
  • prince of Canadian coins

French

Domaine(s)
  • Pièces de monnaie et billets de banque
  • Numismatique
  • Monnayage
DEF

Désignation, dans le langage des collectionneurs, (de chacun des quelque cent (100) à quatre cents (400) exemplaires existant encore de la pièce de cinq cents de l'année 1921, peu importe son état de conservation.

Key term(s)
  • prince des pièces de monnaie canadiennes

Spanish

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Record 2 1997-01-29

English

Subject field(s)
  • Coins and Bank Notes
  • Numismatics
  • Coining
DEF

The unofficial designation accorded all examples of the Canadian five-cent coin dated 1921. Best estimates indicate between 100-400 examples may exist in all conditions, and likely only about a dozen of these in strict uncirculated or better grade.

OBS

See related terms: "emperor" of Canadian coins, "king" of Canadian coins.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Pièces de monnaie et billets de banque
  • Numismatique
  • Monnayage
DEF

Désignation, dans le langage des collectionneurs, de chacun des quelque cent (100) à quatre cents (400) exemplaires existant encore de la pièce de cinq cents de l'année 1921, peu importe son état de conservation.

Spanish

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