1968-1978, KM-62, Schön-62b Country Canada Years 1968-1978 Value 25 Cents Metal Nickel Weight 5.05 g Diameter 23.88 mm
Obverse The portrait in right profile of Elizabeth II, when she was 39 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: Arnold Machin Arnold Machin O.B.E., R.A. was a British artist, sculptor, coin and stamp designer. Reverse A caribou is accompanied with the facial value and surrounded with the inscription "CANADA". NOTE: 1978 saw 2 varieties concerning the reverse denticles - 148 small denticles with "CANADA" far from the rim and 120 large denticles with "CANADA" near rim. Lettering: CANADA 1974 25 Cents H 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.