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September 28, 2022

Bank of Canada values and prices of 1979 banknotes

Bank of Canada values and prices of 1979 banknotes

In 1979, the $5 and $20 notes were reissued with the serial numbers moved to the back of the notes. A small change was also made to the guilloche pattern at the centre top of the face to make the numeral more distinct.

September 28, 2022

1 dollar 1965 to 1989 - Price guide and values

1 dollar 1965 to 1989 - Price guide and values

The price to produce a 100% nickel dollar coin became too high in the 80's. The Mint decided to replace the coin completely including composition, size and design. With the introduction of the $ 1 coin in 1987, the issuing of $ 1 notes ended in 1989.

September 27, 2022

Million - Special serial numbers banknotes

Million - Special serial numbers banknotes update

A million number note is formed with a digit followed by six zeros (0). There are some banknotes from 1937, 1954 and 1967 with a serial number of 10 million. These also have an additional value.

September 26, 2022

1 dollar 1953 to 1964 - Price guide and values

1 dollar 1953 to 1964 - Price guide and values

The reverse was designed by Emanuel Hahn and depicts a voyageur and a First Nations man paddling a canoe, except for the 1954 dollar made to mark the 100th of the meeting that led to the Confederation.

September 25, 2022

Canadian coins obverses comparison

Newfoundland coins obverses comparison

The multiple obverses on Canadian coins might be hard to identify or remember especially for new collectors. This comparison tool will assist you through the major recognized obverses through key design elements.

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