Volume 51 – #19

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Volume 51#19

December 31 – January 13, 2014

In Cape Dorset, Nunavut, artist Tim Pitsiulak holds a reproduction of the new 25-cent circulation coin he designed for the Royal Canadian Mint, celebrating life in the North.

New circulating coins have 
Northern touch

The Royal Canadian Mint has revamped some non-circulating legal tender designs to bring out two circulating 25-cent commemorative coins, each one with two finishes, to mark the 100th anniversary of the Canadian Arctic Expedition. Continue reading →

Royal Mint lines up 2014 offerings
Page 8
Security features added to silver bullion coins
Page 33

Focus on small cents
Page 20
Show and Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 27
CCN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 28
Old faces with new missions

Anything that gets members of the public looking at coins as something more than spending money has to be good for the hobby.

Continue reading →

By Bret Evans
Stanley Clute
Notes & Bills
Polymer note marks a century's worth of gov.-issued $5 bills
Page 10
Ted Banning
The World Of Money
Passion for flora eclipsed Hutt's interest in coins
Page 11

Tim Grawey
Colonial Tokens
Token believed to depict Lower Canada hero
Page 12
Peter Mosiondz, Jr.
Collecting 101
Ten ways to rejuvenate a coin club
Page 13

John Regitko
Errors & Varieties
Debunking the old theory of how clips occur
Page 14
Lewis E. Tauber
Numismatic Collateral
Underground or over ground, the London Tube coin will get...
Page 26

Carolyn Mullin
New Issues
Double dose of fortune
Page 30
Carolyn Mullin
Numismatic Profile
De Wolfe scores perfect winter assignment
Page 32

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