50 Cents, Issued by, Canada, 1902
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Crowned and draped bust of the King facing right; around, EDWARDVS VII DEI GRATIA REX IMPERATOR; the artist's initials, DES, in field below bust
At centre within a sweet maple wreath in three lines, 50 CENTS 1902; above, a crown
First issue in the name of Edward VII
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Type of item
29 mm (Outside Diameter), 11.652 g (Weight)
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2009. 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000.
[Book] Hocking, William J. 1906. Catalogue of the Coins, Tokens, Medals, Dies and Seals in the Museum of the Royal Mint.