CANADIAN ERROR COINS - DIE VARIETIES
Peeled Chrome Plating
Beginning in 1941 the mint began chrome plating the dies in an effort prolong die life.
In the early years (1941-1965) of plating dies many problems arouse, due to difficulties in adhering of plating.
Often called "Mortar set" in the sixties.
1944 One Cent -Extends around the Date and "CANADA"
1947 One Cent -Extends around the Date, "CANADA" and "K.G."
1947 One Cent Maple Leaf -Extends around "CANADA"
1962 One Cent -Extends in and around the lower right Maple Leaf
1943 Five Cents -Extends around the edge of the Reverse
1945 Five Cents -Extends around the Date, "CANADA" and top of the "V"
1947 Five Cents Maple Leaf -Extends around the 7 in the Date
1949 Five Cents -Extends around " 5 CENTS" and to the rim
1944 Ten Cents -Patches about the Obverse
1943 Fifty Cents -Extends around the edge of the Obverse
Die Variety Directory | Canadian
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- This page contains a partial listing of the over 350 Chipped or Peeled Chrome Plating varieties known to the Canadian Error Coins website.
- This list contains those that have been widely advertised or are well known.
- Some varieties here may have a very slight premium 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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