Sovereign, Issued by, Canada, 1908 C
Minted by Ottawa Branch of the Royal Mint

Obverse Description

Bare head of the King facing right; around, EDWARDVS VII D:G: BRITT: OMN: REX F:D: IND: IMP:

Reverse Description

Equestrian figure of St. George attacking a dragon with a sword; below, 1908 ; the mint mark, C, at the centre of the ground line.

Edge Description



The Ottawa mint opened as a Branch of the Royal Mint in 1908. Like the Australian Branch mints, it had the right to strike Imperial sovereigns.

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