1 dollar 1949 - Canadian coins price guide and values - Coins and Canada

1 dollar 1949

1 dollar 1949
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Although it is now a fairly common practice, the use of our coinage to commemorate a special event was relatively rare prior to the 1960s. The principal coin used for commemorative purposes has been the dollar. One of the most attractive of these coins is the one issued nearly thirty years ago to mark the entry of Newfoundland into Confederation... Read more »

1 dollar 1949 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 1949 is $14.92.

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1949 -$14.20$14.20$16.20$20.90$24.10$28.80
1949 - Half Moon ----$110$150-

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1949 $33.50$35.60$40.40$51.90$87.70$179$562
1949 - Half Moon -------

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Variety PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
1949 --$33.00$84.60$141$225$455
1949 - Half Moon -------

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).

Variety SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1949 --$784$1,250$1,370$2,770$2,860
1949 - Half Moon -------

SP (Specimen): Special collectors coins struck at the Mint with a frosted/mirror appearance on the design and effigy from 1996 to 2020. Before 1996, if specimen coins have been removed from their protective envelope or original package, it is harder to differentiate them from PL coins. Specimen coins are struck up to two times on numismatic presses.

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Varieties

Half Moon

1 dollar 1949 - Half-moon

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Miscellaneous / Unclassified
#3411 1 dollar 1949 - Double HP Ana´s
#3412 1 dollar 1949 - Double TS Ana´s

Mintage

  • 1 dollar 1949 : 672,218
  • 1 dollar 1949 - Half Moon : n/a

Specifications - 1 dollar 1949

  • Alloy: 80% silver, 20% copper
  • Weight: 23.33 grams
  • Diameter : 36.00 mm, thickness 2.84 mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: T. H. Paget, Reverse: Ernest Maunder, Thomas Shingles
  • Designer: Obverse: T. H. Paget, Reverse: Ernest Maunder, Thomas Shingles
  • Edge: Reeded
  • Magnetism: Nonmagnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

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

Last update : Friday, May 29, 2020

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