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2 dollars 1997

2 dollars 1997
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2 dollars 1997 prices and values

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1997 ---$2.00$2.00$2.00$2.00

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1997 $2.50$3.40$5.90$11.90$43.60$90.00$290

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Variety PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
1997 ---$4.90$9.20$17.20$66.20

PL (Proof-like): Special coins struck at the Mint with a brilliant relief is struck on a brilliant field and not intended for circulation despite the fact that their composition is identical to the coins produced for circulation. If Proof-like coins have been removed from their protective envelope or original package, it is harder to differentiate them from uncirculated coins. Proof-like coins are struck up to two times on numismatic presses. Also called Brilliant uncirculated (BUNC).

Variety SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1997 -----$10.00$14.70

SP (Specimen): Special collectors coins struck at the Mint with a frosted/mirror appearance on the design and effigy from 1996 to 2018. Before 1996, if specimen coins have been removed from their protective envelope or original package, it is harder to differentiate them from PL coins. Specimen coins are struck up to two times on numismatic presses.

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Errors and varieties from the community
Planchet errors and varieties
#1558 2 dollars 1997 - Uncentered core La Loutre
#4045 2 dollars 1997 - Uncentered core Frans Woons
Die errors and varieties
#492 2 dollars 1997 - Die crack above the D of Canada Bidou

Mintage

  • 2 dollars 1997 : 16,942,000

Specifications

  • Alloy: Outer ring: 100% nickel, Core: 92% copper, 6% aluminum and 2% nickel
  • Weight: 7.3 grams
  • Diameter : 28 mm
  • Thickness: 1.8 mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: Dora de Pedery-Hunt, Ago Aarand, Reverse: Brent Townsend, Ago Aarand
  • Designer: Obverse: Dora de Pedery-Hunt, Ago Aarand, Reverse: Brent Townsend, Ago Aarand
  • Edge: Spline interrupted
  • Magnetism: Magnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

The values on this page are in Canadian dollars (CAD).

Last update : Tuesday, October 16, 2018

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