General

Country
Canada Flag: Canada
Denomination
1 cent
Value
0.01 Canadian dollar (CAD)
Dates
AD1937 - 1947

Physical

Shape
Circle
Mass
3.24 g
Composition
98% Cu, 1.5% Zn, 0.5% Sn
Diameter
19.05 mm
Thickness
1.70 mm

Design

Orientation
Medallic (↑ ↑)
Edge
Plain/smooth

Other

Krause ID
32
Wikipedia Article
Penny (Canadian coin)

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ruler
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ruler
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(Georgivs VI Dei Gratia Rex et Indiae Imperator)
King George VI head left
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(date) Maple leaves encircled by dots adjacent to rim (engraver)
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