Schön-163a, KM-289, Schön-163b Country Canada Years 1997-2003 Value 1 Cent Metal Copper plated Zinc Weight 2.25 g Diameter 19.05 mm
Obverse The portrait in right profile of Elizabeth II, when she was 64 years old, is surrounded with the inscription “ELIZABETH II D • G • REGINA” (Elizabeth II, Queen by the grace of God). Lettering: ELIZABETH II D • G • REGINA Engraver: Dora de Pédery-Hunt Dora de Pédery-Hunt, CM OOnt was a Hungarian-Canadian sculptor who designed medals and coins. She was the first Canadian citizen to design an effigy for Queen Elizabeth II. Reverse A maple leaf twig is surrounded with the facial value and the inscription “CANADA”. Lettering: 1CENT 1999 CANADA Engraver: George Kruger Gray George Kruger Gray was an English artist, best remembered for his designs of coinage and stained glass windows.