Summary

20 Cents, Issued by, New Brunswick, Canada, 1862
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Laureate head of the Queen, with plait of hair running below the ear, facing left; around, VICTORIA D:G: REG: NEW BRUNSWICK.

Reverse Description

At centre within wreath of sweet maple and below a crown, 20 / CENTS / 1862

Edge Description

Milled

Significance

The Colony of New Brunswick adopted the decimal system in 1860 equating its dollar to the gold dollar of the United States of America.

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