1953 - 2012 Elizabeth II Fifty Cents / Half Dollar

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Charlton's Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins - Numismatic Issues

Laureate Portrait, Coat of Arms Design, 1953 - 1954

Weight:

11.66 Grams

Content:

80% Silver, 20% Copper

Diameter:

29.72 mm

Edge:

Reeded

Designer:

Obverse: Mary Gillick, Thomas Shingles. Reverse: Small Date, G. E. Kruger-Gray. Large Date, G. E. Kruger-Gray and Thomas Shingles

Engraver:

Same as Designer
 Elizabeth II Fifty Cents - Half Dollar PCGS PL-64
PCGS PL-64
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Year / Composition MarkMintage
19531,630,429
1954506,305

Laureate Portrait, Revised Coat of Arms Design, 1955 - 1958

Weight:

11.66 Grams

Content:

80% Silver, 20% Copper

Diameter:

29.72 mm

Edge:

Reeded

Designer:

Obverse: Mary Gillick, Thomas Shingles. Reverse: Thomas Shingles

Engraver:

Same as Designer
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Year / Composition MarkMintage
1955753,511
19561,379,499
19572,171,689
19582,957,266

Laureate Portrait, Modified Coat of Arms Design, 1959 - 1964

Weight:

11.66 Grams

Content:

80% Silver, 20% Copper

Diameter:

29.72 mm

Edge:

Reeded

Designer:

Obverse: Mary Gillick, Thomas Shingles. Reverse: Thomas Shingles

Engraver:

Same as Designer
 Elizabeth II Fifty Cents - Half Dollar
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Year / Composition MarkMintage
19593,095,535
19603,488,897
19613,584,417
19625,208,030
19638,348,871
19649,377,676

Tiara Portrait, Modified Coat of Arms Reverse, Silver, 1965 - 1966

Weight:

11.66 Grams

Content:

80% Silver, 20% Copper

Diameter:

29.72 mm

Edge:

Reeded

Designer:

Obverse: Arnold Machin, Thomas Shingles. Reverse: Thomas Shingles

Engraver:

Same as Designer
 Elizabeth II Fifty Cents - Half Dollar
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Year / Composition MarkMintage
196512,629,974
19667,683,228

Tiara Portrait, Centennial Design, 1967

Weight:

11.66 Grams

Content:

80% Silver, 20% Copper

Diameter:

29.72 mm

Edge:

Reeded

Designer:

Obverse: Arnold Machin, Thomas Shingles. Reverse: Alex Colville, Myron Cook

Engraver:

Same as Designer
 Elizabeth II Fifty Cents - Half Dollar
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Year / Composition MarkMintage
1867 - 19674,211,395

Tiara Portrait, Modified Coat of Arms Design Resumed, Reduced Size, Nickel, 1968 - 1976

Weight:

8.1 Grams

Content:

100% Nickel

Diameter:

27.13 mm

Edge:

Reeded

Designer:

Obverse: Arnold Machin, Walter Ott. Reverse: Thomas Shingles

Engraver:

Same as Designer
 Elizabeth II Fifty Cents - Half Dollar
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Year / Composition MarkMintage
19683,966,932
19697,113,929
19702,429,516
19712,166,144
19722,515,632
19732,546,096
19743,436,650
19753,710,000
19762,646,000

Tiara Portrait, Modified Coat of Arms Design, Nickel, 1977 - 1989

Weight:

8.1 Grams

Content:

100% Nickel

Diameter:

27.13 mm

Edge:

Reeded

Designer:

Obverse: Arnold Machin, Patrick Brindley. Reverse: Thomas Shingles

Engraver:

Same as Designer
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Year / Composition MarkMintage
1977709,939
19783,341,892
19793,425,000
19801,943,155
19812,588,900
19822,884,572
19831,177,000
19841,502,989
19852,188,374
1986781,400
1987373,000
1988220,000
1989266,419

Diademed Portrait, Coat of Arms Design, Nickel, 1990 - 1996

Weight:

8.1 Grams

Content:

100% Nickel

Diameter:

27.13 mm

Edge:

Reeded

Designer:

Obverse: Dora de Pedery-Hunt, Ago Aarand. Reverse: Thomas Shingles

Engraver:

Same as Designer
 Elizabeth II Fifty Cents - Half Dollar
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Year / Composition MarkMintage
1990207,000
1991490,000
1992 (1867 - )248,000
1993393,000
1994987,000
1995626,000
1996458,000

Diademed Portrait, Redesigned Coat of Arms, Nickel, 1997 - 2000

Weight:

8.1 Grams

Content:

100% Nickel

Diameter:

27.13 mm

Edge:

Reeded

Designer:

Obverse: Dora de Pedery-Hunt, Ago Aarand. Reverse: C. Bursey-Sabourin, William Woodruff

Engraver:

Same as Designer
 Elizabeth II Fifty Cents - Half Dollar
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Year / Composition MarkMintage
1997387,000
1998308,000
1998WNII
1999496,000
2000573,000
2000WNII
Not Issued Individually - These coins were only issued in sets.

Diademed Portrait, Redesigned Coat of Arms, Multi-Ply Plated Steel, 1999 - 2003

Weight:

6.9 Grams

Content:

93.25% steel, 4.75% Copper, 2% Nickel

Diameter:

27.13 mm

Edge:

Reeded

Designer:

Obverse: Dora de Pedery-Hunt, Ago Aarand. Reverse: C. Bursey-Sabourin, William Woodruff

Engraver:

Same as Designer
 Elizabeth II Fifty Cents - Half Dollar
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Year / Composition MarkMintage
1999PTesting Only
2000PIssued in Clocks Only
2001P389,000
2002P (1952-)NII
2003PNII
Not Issued Individually - These coins were only issued in sets.

Imperial State Crowned Portrait, Redesigned Coat of Arms, 2002

Weight:

6.9 Grams

Content:

93.25% steel, 4.75% Copper, 2% Nickel

Diameter:

27.13 mm

Edge:

Reeded

Designer:

Obverse: Susan Taylor. Reverse: C. Bursey-Sabourin, William Woodruff

Engraver:

Same as Designer
 Elizabeth II Fifty Cents - Half Dollar
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Year / Composition MarkMintage
2002P (1952-)14,440,000

Uncrowned Portrait, Redesigned Coat of Arms, Multi-Ply Plated Steel, 2003 - 2006

Weight:

6.9 Grams

Content:

93.25% steel, 4.75% Copper, 2% Nickel

Diameter:

27.13 mm

Edge:

Reeded

Designer:

Obverse: Susanna Blunt, Susan Taylor. Reverse: C. Bursey-Sabourin, William Woodruff

Engraver:

Same as Designer
 Elizabeth II Fifty Cents - Half Dollar
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Year / Composition MarkMintage
2003PNII
2004PNII
2005P200,000
2006P98,000
Not Issued Individually - These coins were only issued in sets.

Uncrowned Portrait, Redesigned Coat of Arms, Multi-Ply Plated Steel, RCM Logo, 2006 - 2011

Weight:

6.9 Grams

Content:

93.25% steel, 4.75% Copper, 2% Nickel

Diameter:

27.13 mm

Edge:

Reeded

Designer:

Obverse: Susanna Blunt, Susan Taylor. Reverse: C. Bursey-Sabourin, William Woodruff

Engraver:

Same as Designer
 Elizabeth II Fifty Cents - Half Dollar
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Year / Composition MarkMintage
2006NII
2007111,550
2008150,000
2009120,000
2010150,000
2011NII
2012250,000
2013375,000
2014500,000
Not Issued Individually - These coins were only issued in sets.

Composition Mark Legend

Located on the obverse under the portrait. Indicates composition when there are differences within the same year.
Composition MarkCompositionYears
PNickel Plated Steel1999 - 2006
RCM LogoNickel Plated Steel2006 - Present

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CANADA 2005 CANADIAN JUBILEE QUEEN ELIZABETH HALF DOLLAR 50 CENT COIN UNC
CANADA 2005 CANADIAN JUBILEE QUEEN ELIZABETH HALF DOLLAR 50 CENT COIN UNC
ULTRA 1974 MISSING S OF TS CANADA HALF DOLLAR ELIZABETH II 50 CENT COIN
ULTRA  1974 MISSING S OF TS CANADA HALF DOLLAR ELIZABETH II 50 CENT COIN
1981 CANADA 50 ELIZABETH II UNCIRCULATED HALF DOLLAR COIN 2370
1981 CANADA 50 ELIZABETH II UNCIRCULATED HALF DOLLAR COIN  2370
1969 CANADA HALF DOLLAR ELIZABETH II 50 CENT COIN H41E
1969  CANADA HALF DOLLAR ELIZABETH II 50 CENT COIN H41E
1964 CANADA QUEEN ELIZABETH II ARMS CROWN VINTAGE SILVER 50 CENTS COIN I85932
1964 CANADA QUEEN ELIZABETH II ARMS CROWN VINTAGE SILVER 50 CENTS COIN I85932
CANADA 1963 80 SILVER ELIZABETH II 50 CENT COIN
CANADA 1963 80  SILVER ELIZABETH II 50 CENT COIN
:1953 50C SMALL DATE NO STRAP ELIZABETH II CANADA KM53 NGC AU 58 HIGHEST GRADES
:1953 50C SMALL DATE NO STRAP ELIZABETH II CANADA KM53 NGC AU 58 HIGHEST GRADES
CANADA 1961 50 CENTS SILVER MS 64 ELIZABETH II COIN T79
CANADA 1961 50 CENTS SILVER MS 64 ELIZABETH II COIN  T79
CANADA 1964 50 CENTS SILVER PROOF LIKE MIRRORED SURFACE ELIZABETH II COIN T78
CANADA 1964 50 CENTS SILVER PROOF LIKE MIRRORED SURFACE ELIZABETH II COIN  T78
CANADA 1967 50 CENTS HALF DOLLAR QUEEN ELIZABETH II SILVER COIN
CANADA 1967 50 CENTS HALF DOLLAR QUEEN ELIZABETH II SILVER COIN
1966 CANADA SILVER 50 CENTS ELIZABETH II FIFTY CENT HALF DOLLAR COIN
1966 CANADA SILVER 50 CENTS ELIZABETH II FIFTY CENT HALF DOLLAR COIN
1965 CANADA SILVER 50 CENTS ELIZABETH II FIFTY CENT HALF DOLLAR COIN
1965 CANADA SILVER 50 CENTS ELIZABETH II FIFTY CENT HALF DOLLAR COIN
1964 CANADA SILVER 50 CENTS ELIZABETH II FIFTY CENT HALF DOLLAR COIN
1964 CANADA SILVER 50 CENTS ELIZABETH II FIFTY CENT HALF DOLLAR COIN
1963 CANADA SILVER 50 CENTS ELIZABETH II FIFTY CENT HALF DOLLAR COIN
1963 CANADA SILVER 50 CENTS ELIZABETH II FIFTY CENT HALF DOLLAR COIN
1962 CANADA SILVER 50 CENTS ELIZABETH II FIFTY CENT HALF DOLLAR COIN
1962 CANADA SILVER 50 CENTS ELIZABETH II FIFTY CENT HALF DOLLAR COIN
1961 CANADA SILVER 50 CENTS ELIZABETH II FIFTY CENT HALF DOLLAR COIN
1961 CANADA SILVER 50 CENTS ELIZABETH II FIFTY CENT HALF DOLLAR COIN
 

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