• 5 Cents 1858-1901, KM# 2, Canada, Victoria
  • 5 Cents 1858-1901, KM# 2, Canada, Victoria
Description

Engraver: Leonard Charles Wyon

Obverse

The portrait in left profile of Victoria is surrounded with the inscriptions "CANADA" and "VICTORIA DEI GRATIA REGINA" (Victoria, Queen by the grace of God).

VICTORIA DEI GRATIA REGINA.
CANADA

Reverse

The facial value is surrounded with two maple boughs and the crown of Queen Victoria.

St Edward's Crown is one of the oldest Crown Jewels of the United Kingdom and the centrepiece of the coronation regalia. Named after Edward the Confessor, it has traditionally been used to crown English and British monarchs at their coronation ceremonies. The current version was made for the coronation of Charles II in 1661.

5
CENTS
1858

Edge

5 Cents

KM# 2 Schön# 2
Characteristics
Material Silver
Fineness 0.925
Weight 1.167 g
Diameter 15.494 mm
Thickness -
Shape round
Alignment Coin

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