CANADIAN ERROR COINS - STRIKE VARIETIES

Brockages, Counter Brockages & Die Caps

Reverse Brockage 

Obverse Brockage  (25˘)

Brockage
Result of a planchet struck thru a previously struck coin that has adhered to the die (Die Cap).
  Design on coin is incused on one side.
May occur on either obverse or reverse.  

 

Counter-Brockage
Coin struck thru a brockaged coin or die cap.  

Die Cap
Planchet or coin that has adhered to a die, and subsequently strikes planchets,
producing unifaced, brockaged or counter-brockaged strikes.
 

Brockages & Die Caps Trends

Era

Description

 10˘ 25˘ 50˘ $1
Victoria
1858 - 1901

Reverse Brockage

$400

$750 $1,000 $1,250 $2,500 NA

Obverse  Brockage

$300

$600 $750 $900 $1,500 NA
Edward VII
1902 - 1910

Reverse Brockage

$300

$600 $750 $1,000 $2,000 NA

Obverse  Brockage

$250

$450 $600 $800 $1,250 NA
George V
1911 - 1936

Reverse Brockage

$300

$600 $750 $1,000 $2,000 NA

Obverse  Brockage

$250

$450 $600 $800 $1,250 NA
George VI
1937 - 1952

Reverse Brockage

$200

$400 $500 $800 $1,500 $5,000

Obverse  Brockage

$150

$300 $400 $600 $1,000 $3,500
Elizabeth II
1953 - 1967

Reverse Brockage

$150

$350 $500 $750 $1,250 $3,500

Obverse  Brockage

$100

$275 $350 $500 $750 $2,250

Counter Brockage

$250

$450 $700 $1,000 $1,500 $4,500
Elizabeth II
1968 - Date

Reverse Brockage

$100

$250 $300 $375 $750 $2,000

Obverse  Brockage

$80

$150 $175 $225 $450 $1,200
Counter Brockage

$200

$300 $350 $400 $800 $1,500
Reverse Cap $400 $750 $850 $1,000 $1,400 $2,500
Obverse Cap $600 $1,200 $1,500 $1,750 $2,000 $3,500

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