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John Molson - Founder - 1786-1986

John Molson - Founder - 1786-1986


This medal was available only to employees who have suggested an item has to be inserted into the capsule memory, which will open in 2086. It was also offered to senior executives of the company. It contains a small amount of copper obtained by a brewing kettle dating from the late 19th century.

On the medal, there are the figure of the founder John Molson, the first brewery building in 1786 and a delivery wagon, pulled by horses that were used until 1947.


  • Issuer: Molson
  • Composition : Copper


  1. The value of circulated tokens generally concerns coins with a certain wear due to the circulation. These coins rarely retain their original luster.
  2. The value of a uncirculated tokens generally concerns coins with little wear almost not visible with the eye. These coins generally retain their original luster.
  3. The values displayed on this page are in Canadian dollars.

Last update : Thursday, May 2, 2013

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