CANADIAN ERROR COINS - DIE VARIETIES


Die Chip

These are small chipped off portions of the die, usually where the field meets an element.
May appear as raised "blobs" or "fillings" adjoining design elements of a coin.
Also weaknesses in the design of the die, in regards to metal flow,
account for many chipped dies such as plugged dates and letters.

1859 One Cent -erroneously referred to as "Double Punched Narrow 9 #2"
1859 One Cent -erroneously referred to as "Double Punched Narrow 9 #1" (A later die state of #2)
1940 One Cent -Plugged 4
1943 One Cent -Plugged 3
1945 One Cent -Plugged 9
1946 One Cent -Plugged 9
1947 One Cent -Plugged 9
1951 One Cent -Plugged 9
1955 One Cent -Plugged 9
1956 One Cent -Plugged A
1959 One Cent -Plugged 9
1961 One Cent -Plugged 9

1946 Five Cents -Filling in 6 -Arrowhead
1957 Five Cents -Filling on Beavers tail -Bugtail
1962 Five Cents -Plugged A's in Canada
1966 Five Cents -Plugged Fillings in 6's

1943 Ten Cents -Plugged 4
1954 Ten Cents -Plugged 4
1958 Ten Cents -Plugged 8
1962 Ten Cents -Plugged 6
1963 Ten Cents -Plugged 6
1978 Ten Cents -Plugged 8

1956 Twenty-Five Cents -Plugged 6

1944 Fifty Cents -Last 4 Plugged

1996 Two Dollars -Reverse - Filling on Bears face -Horn -Image shown at the top of this page-
1996 Two Dollars - Obverse - Filling on Queen's forehead -Image shown below.

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