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1 dollar 1956

1 dollar 1956
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1 dollar 1956 prices and values

The value of a canadian coin depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more. The melt and minimum value of a 1 dollar 1956 is $11.84.

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1956 -$11.80$11.80$11.80$24.50$29.20$33.30
1956 - SWL -------

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1956 $37.60$51.70$79.90$330$2,840--
1956 - SWL -------

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Variety PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
1956 --$60.50$82.50$110$150$430
1956 - SWL -------

PL (Proof-like): Special coins struck at the Mint with a brilliant relief is struck on a brilliant field and not intended for circulation despite the fact that their composition is identical to the coins produced for circulation. If Proof-like coins have been removed from their protective envelope or original package, it is harder to differentiate them from uncirculated coins. Proof-like coins are struck up to two times on numismatic presses. Also called Brilliant uncirculated (BUNC).

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Varieties

SWL

To be SWL (Short Water Line) lines in front of the boat of must not touch it.

1 dollar 1956 - SWL

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Mintage

  • 1 dollar 1956 : 209,092
  • 1 dollar 1956 - SWL : n/a

Specifications

  • Alloy: 80% silver, 20% copper
  • Weight: 23.33 grams
  • Diameter : 36.00 mm, thickness 2.84 mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: Mary Gillick, Thomas Shingles, Reverse: Emanuel Hahn
  • Designer: Obverse: Mary Gillick, Thomas Shingles, Reverse: Emanuel Hahn
  • Edge: Reeded
  • Magnetism: Nonmagnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

The values on this page are in Canadian dollars (CAD).

Last update : Sunday, July 14, 2019