Schön-55, KM-54 Country Canada Years 1953-1963 Value 1 Dollar Metal Silver (.8000) Weight 23.3276 g Diameter 36.06 mm
Obverse The portrait in right profile of Elizabeth II, when she was 27 years old, is surrounded with the inscription “ELIZABETH II DEI GRATIA REGINA” (Elizabeth II, Queen by the grace of God) Lettering: ELIZABETH II DEI GRATIA REGINA MG Engraver: Mary Gillick Mary Gillick was a sculptor best known for her effigy of Elizabeth II used on coinage in the United Kingdom and elsewhere from 1953 to 1970. Reverse A voyageur and an aboriginal travelling by canoe, carrying bundles of which one bears the initials “HB” for Hudson’s Bay Company, are surrounded with the facial value and the inscription “CANADA” Lettering: C A N A D A 1961 D O L L A R Engraver: Emanuel Otto Hahn Emanuel Otto Hahn (30 May 1881 – 14 February 1957) was a German-born Canadian sculptor and coin designer. He taught and later married Elizabeth Wyn Wood. He co-founded and was the first president of the Sculptors' Society of Canada.