CANADIAN ERROR COINS - STRIKE VARIETIES

Double Strikes

Rotated second strike over first - A previously struck coin receives a second strike.
If the coin was flipped over between strikes it is referred to as a flip-strike.  

Second strike off-centre - Struck coin receives a misaligned second strike

Multiple strikes - Coins showing characteristics of more than two strikes.  

Double Strikes Trends

Era

Description

 10˘ 25˘ 50˘ $1
George VI
1937 - 1952

Rotated

$200

$400 $500 $600 $1,250 $5,000

Off Centre 15%

$100

$200 $250 $325 $900 $2,500

Off Centre 60%

$250

$500 $600 $700 $1,500 $5,000
Elizabeth II
1953 - 1967

Rotated

$125

$300 $400 $500 $1,000 $4,000

Off Centre 15%

$60

$150 $200 $275 $750 $2,000

Off Centre 60%

$150

$350 $500 $600 $1,200 $3,500
Elizabeth II
1968 - Date

Rotated

$100

$250 $300 $400 $750 $3,000

Off Centre 15%

$50

$125 $175 $225 $500 $1,500

Off Centre 60%

$125

$300 $400 $450 $900 $3,500

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