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1 dollar 1978

1 dollar 1978
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Picture by: François Rufiange

Small Island and No Island die polishing errors are known.

1 dollar 1978 prices and values

The value of a canadian coin depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more.

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1978 ---$1.00$1.00$1.00$1.00
1978 - Broken Water Line -------

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1978 $2.20$2.90$3.90$13.30$72.50$121-
1978 - Broken Water Line ----$80.00--

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Variety PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
1978 ---$2.90$3.90$14.70$31.90
1978 - Broken Water Line -------

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
1978 -----$8.20$22.70
1978 - Broken Water Line -------

SP (Specimen): Special collectors coins struck at the Mint with a frosted/mirror appearance on the design and effigy from 1996 to 2021. 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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Varieties

Broken Water Line

Known with a normal island and a small island.

1 dollar 1978 - Broken Water Line

Mintage

  • 1 dollar 1978 : 2,948,488
  • 1 dollar 1978 - Broken Water Line : n/a

Specifications

  • Alloy: 100% nickel
  • Weight: 15.62 grams
  • Diameter : 32.13 mm, thickness: 2.62 mm for 1978-1982, for 1983-1986 2.55mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: Arnold Machin, Reverse: Emanuel Hahn
  • Designer: Obverse: Arnold Machin, Reverse: Emanuel Hahn
  • Edge: Reeded
  • Magnetism: Magnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

Last update : Thursday, January 14, 2021

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