Schön-532, KM-628 Country Canada Year 2004 Value 25 Cents Metal Nickel plated Steel Weight 4.4 g Diameter 23.88 mm
Commemorative issue 400th Anniversary of the First French Settlement Obverse The portrait in right profile of Elizabeth II, when she was 77 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 P Engraver: Susanna Blunt Susanna Blunt is a Canadian portrait artist who designed the most recent portrait of Queen Elizabeth II on the current Canadian coinage, which began in 2003. She was born in Harbin, China, the daughter of an English banker. Blunt started her studies at the Banff School of Fine Arts as a young teenager. Reverse A 17th century sailing ship is surrounded with the facial value, dates “1604-2004” and the inscription “CANADA” Lettering: CANADA 25 Cents RRC 1604 2004 Engraver: Robert-Ralph Carmichael Robert-Ralph Carmichael (1937 – July 16, 2016) was a Canadian artist who designed the image of the common loon on the reverse side of the Canadian one-dollar coin.