Proof 1 Cent, Issued by, Canada, 1876
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Within a beaded circle, head of the Queen facing left wearing coronet; around, VICTORIA DEI GRATIA REGINA; below, CANADA

Reverse Description

At centre within a beaded circle in three lines, ONE CENT 1876; around, a serpentine sweet maple wreath

Edge Description



This coin was supplied to the Melbourne Mint for inclusion in its display at the 1880 International Exhibition. After the Exhibition closed it was retained and was used again for the 1888 Centennial International Exhibition.

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