Volume 60 – #17

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Volume 60#17

November 22 – December 5, 2022

A 1907 cent in Mint State-66 ‘Red’ is expected to bring at least $2,500 as Lot 467 of the Canadian Numismatic Company’s Prominence Sale VIII.

Prominence Sale VIII offers 2,400 lots

The Canadian Numismatic Company (TCNC) will conduct its eighth Prominence Sale, a massive 2,400-lot offering, across seven days this November. The Prominence Sale VIII will span two catalogues and seven sessions from Nov. 12-18. Three major collections with a focus on copper coins, early banknotes, war medals and militaria will be joined by selections from more than 70 other consignors offering tokens, countermarks, world issues, gold coinage and more. “The first three sessions are highlighted by three attractive coin and banknote collections,” said auctioneer Marc Verret, referencing the R & G Collection of Canadian copper coins, the second part of the MC Collection of military medals and Canadian banknotes, and the third portion of the South Shore Collection of early Canadian paper money. Continue reading →

Features
RCM honours Bell, telephone’s inventor, on new circulation loonie
Page 1
Mint issues first ‘fully segregated’ single-mine gold coin
Page 11

Regulars
Pick Our Brain
Do you have a collecting question?
Page 6
Trends
Focus on Canadian large and small cents
Page 16
CCN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 24
Show & Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 26
Columns
Stanley Clute
Ancient Money
Dive deep into past to find cephalods on Greek coins
Page 8
Tim Grawey
Colonial Tokens
Pay attention to small details on 1937 City Bank pennies
Page 10

John Regitko
Errors & Varieties
No matter how many adjectives used, they’re still off-centre
Page 12

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