CANADIAN ERROR COINS - DIE VARIETIES

Modified Design

Any difference in design elements or depth of relief that occur within a particular year.
Design modifications are usually done to facilitate metal flow,
thereby relieving stress to edges of design elements on dies during striking.

1882H One Cent -1876H Obverse Type
1882H One Cent -1887 Obverse Type
1884 One Cent -1876H Obverse Type
1884 One Cent -1887 Obverse Type
1886 One Cent -1876H Obverse Type
1886 One Cent -1887 Obverse Type
1891 One Cent -Large Leaves and Large Date -1887 Obverse Type
1891 One Cent -Large Leaves and Large Date -1890H Obverse Type
1891 One Cent -Large Leaves and Small Date -1887 Obverse Type*
1891 One Cent -Large Leaves and Small Date -1890H Obverse Type*
1891 One Cent -Small Leaves and Small Date -1887 Obverse Type*
1891 One Cent -Small Leaves and Small Date -1890H Obverse Type*
1892 One Cent -1887 Obverse Type
1892 One Cent -1890H Obverse Type
1892 One Cent -1893 Obverse Type
1948 One Cent -High Relief
1948 One Cent -Low Relief
1949 One Cent -High Relief*
1949 One Cent -Low Relief
1953 One Cent -No Shoulder Fold
1953 One Cent -Shoulder Fold*
1954 One Cent -No Shoulder Fold*
1954 One Cent -Shoulder Fold
1955 One Cent -No Shoulder Fold*
1955 One Cent -Shoulder Fold
1965 One Cent -Small Bead Pointed 5*
1965 One Cent -Small Bead Blunt 5
1965 One Cent -Large Bead Blunt 5
1965 One Cent -Large Bead Pointed 5*
1985 One Cent -Pointed 5
1985 One Cent -Pointed 5*

1870 Five Cents -Wire Rim
1870 Five Cents -Flat Rim
1880H Five Cents -1870 Obverse Type
1880H Five Cents -1883H Obverse Type
1891 Five Cents -1870 Obverse Type
1891 Five Cents -1883H Obverse Type
1892 Five Cents -1870 Obverse Type
1892 Five Cents -1883H Obverse Type
1951 Five Cents -High Relief*
1951 Five Cents -Low Relief
1953 Five Cents -Large Date No Shoulder Fold
1953 Five Cents -Large Date Shoulder Fold Obverse*
1953 Five Cents -Small Date with No Shoulder Fold Obverse*
1953 Five Cents -Small Date Shoulder Fold

1880H Ten Cents -1858 Obverse Type
1880H Ten Cents -1880H Obverse Type
1881H Ten Cents -1858 Obverse Type
1881H Ten Cents -1880H Obverse Type
1885 Ten Cents -1884 Obverse Type
1885 Ten Cents -1887 Obverse Type
1886 Ten Cents -Small 6 -1884 Obverse Type
1886 Ten Cents -Small 6 -1887 Obverse Type
1891 Ten Cents -Small Date 21 Leaves
1891 Ten Cents -Large Date 22 Leaves
1892 Ten Cents -Small 9 -1887 Obverse Type
1892 Ten Cents -Small 9 -1898 Obverse Type
1893 Ten Cents -Flat Top 3 -1887 Obverse Type
1893 Ten Cents -Flat Top 3 -1898 Obverse Type
1893 Ten Cents -Round Top 3 -1887 Obverse Type*
1893 Ten Cents -Round Top 3 -1898 Obverse Type*
1909 Ten Cents -Victorian Leaves
1909 Ten Cents -Broad Leaves*
1913 Ten Cents -Broad Leaves*
1913 Ten Cents -Small Leaves
1953 Ten Cents -No Shoulder Fold
1953 Ten Cents -Shoulder Fold
1969 Ten Cents -Large Date*
1969 Ten Cents -Small Date

1871 Twenty-Five Cents -1870 Narrow 0 Obverse Type
1871 Twenty-Five Cents -1870 Wide 0 Obverse Type
1871H Twenty-Five Cents -1870 Narrow 0 Obverse Type
1871H Twenty-Five Cents -1870 Wide 0 Obverse Type
1872H Twenty-Five Cents -1870 Narrow 0 Obverse Type
1872H Twenty-Five Cents -1870 Wide 0 Obverse Type
1886 Twenty-Five Cents -Short Stems -1870 Wide 0 Obverse Type
1886 Twenty-Five Cents -Short Stems -1883H Obverse Type
1886 Twenty-Five Cents -Short Stems -1887 Obverse Type
1886 Twenty-Five Cents -Long Stems
1951 Twenty-Five Cents -High Relief
1951 Twenty-Five Cents -Low Relief
1952 Twenty-Five Cents -High Relief
1952 Twenty-Five Cents -Low Relief
1953 Twenty-Five Cents -Large Date No Shoulder Fold
1953 Twenty-Five Cents -Small Date Shoulder Fold
1973 Twenty-Five Cents -Large Bust*
1973 Twenty-Five Cents -Small Bust
1978 Twenty-Five Cents -Large Denticles
1978 Twenty-Five Cents -Small Denticles

1870 Fifty Cents -No LCW*
1870 Fifty Cents -LCW
1890H Fifty Cents -1881H Obverse Type
1890H Fifty Cents -1882 Obverse Type
1910 Fifty Cents -Victorian Leaves
1910 Fifty Cents -Edwardian Leaves
1953 Fifty Cents -Small Date No Shoulder Fold
1953 Fifty Cents -Large Date No Shoulder Fold*
1953 Fifty Cents -Small Date Shoulder Fold
1978 Fifty Cents -Square Jewels
1978 Fifty Cents -Round Jewels*
1982 Fifty Cents -Large Beads*
1982 Fifty Cents -Small Beads

1953 One Dollar -No Shoulder Fold
1953 One Dollar -Shoulder Fold
1965 One Dollar -Small Bead Pointed 5
1965 One Dollar -Small Bead Blunt 5
1965 One Dollar -Large Bead Blunt 5
1965 One Dollar -Large Bead Pointed 5
1965 One Dollar -Medium Bead Pointed 5*
1966 One Dollar -Small Bead Obverse
1966 One Dollar -Large Bead Obverse*

Newfoundland

1865 Five Cents -Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".
1865 Five Cents -No Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".
1870 Five Cents -Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".
1870 Five Cents -No Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".
1888 Five Cents -No Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".
1888 Five Cents -Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".(1882H Obverse Type)

1870 Ten Cents -Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".
1870 Ten Cents -No Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".
1873 Ten Cents -Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".
1873 Ten Cents -No Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".
1894 Ten Cents -No Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".
1894 Ten Cents -Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".(1882H Obverse Type)

1896 Twenty Cents -1870 Obverse Type
1896 Twenty Cents -1882H Obverse Type
1898 Twenty Cents -1870 Obverse Type
1898 Twenty Cents -1882H Obverse Type

1896 Fifty Cents -1865 Obverse Type
1896 Fifty Cents -1882H Obverse Type

1870 Two Dollars -Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".
1870 Two Dollars -No Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".
1894 Two Dollars -No Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".
1894 Two Dollars -Dot at the end of the word "NEWFOUNDLAND".(1882H Obverse Type)

Nova Scotia

1861 One Cent -Large Bud
1861 One Cent -Small Bud

  • This page contains all Modified Design varieties known to the Canadian Error Coins website.
  • Most varieties here have the same value as their counterparts of the same date. An * denotes items of special rarity or value over their regular counterparts of the same date.
  • Values for all coins listed here may be derived from dealer advertisements, auction results, coin guides and published trends of Canadian coins. Please do not contact us regarding the value of any coin. Please refer to your local library or bookstore.
  • If you have knowledge of any other Canadian coin that should be included in this list,
    Please contact Patrick Glassford.

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