CANADIAN ERROR COINS - DIE VARIETIES
Since 1908, all Canadian coins have been struck in the medal arrangement.
Coins showing different die axis arrangements are the result of a die in a wrong
position in relation to its mate.
1918 One Cent -45 degrees clockwise
1967 One Cent -20 degrees counter clockwise
1978 One Cent -20 degrees counter clockwise
1979 One Cent -135 degrees counter clockwise
1981 One Cent -20 degrees counter clockwise
1940 Five Cents -20 degrees counter clockwise
1965 Five Cents -20 degrees counter clockwise
1978 Five Cents -15 degrees clockwise
1967 Ten Cents -20 degrees counter clockwise
1968 Ten Cents Silver -180 degrees
1978 Ten Cents -180 degrees
1967 Twenty-Five Cents -15 degrees counter clockwise
1977 Twenty-Five Cents -135 degrees clockwise
1992 Twenty-Five Cents New Brunswick -45 degrees clockwise
1992 Twenty-Five Cents New Brunswick -100 degrees clockwise
1992 Twenty-Five Cents New Brunswick -180 degrees
1945 Fifty Cents -15 degrees counter clockwise
1967 Fifty Cents -20 degrees counter clockwise
1951 One Dollar -20 degrees counter clockwise
1954 One Dollar -25 degrees clockwise
1967 One Dollar -150 degrees counter clockwise
1982 One Dollar -180 degrees
1996 Two Dollars -25 degree counter clockwise
1996 Two Dollars -90 degree clockwise
1996 Two Dollars -90 degree counter clockwise
- This page contains all Rotated Die varieties known to the Canadian Error Coins website.
Rotations less than 15%
may not be listed.
- All varieties listed here have a 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.
Regular Die Axis Arrangement
Dies in the medal alignment-
- Province of Canada One Cent.
- Canada One Cent and beginning 1908 all coinage.
- New Brunswick and Nova Scotia Half Cent and One Cent.
- Newfoundland One Cent except 1872.
- Prince Edward Island One Cent.
Dies in the coinage alignment-
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- Province of Canada Five Cents, Ten Cents, Twenty Cents.
- Canada Five Cents, Ten Cents, Twenty-five Cents, Fifty Cents to 1907.
- New Brunswick Five Cents, Ten Cents, Twenty Cents.
- Newfoundland -1872(only) One Cent, Five Cents, Ten Cents, Twenty Cents, Fifty Cents.
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