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Were PL coins issued for general circulation in Canada?

erwindocerwindoc Posts: 4,894 ✭✭✭✭✭
edited October 24, 2023 12:54PM in World & Ancient Coins Forum

Does anyone know? I bought an original roll on ebay months ago. Finally opened the roll and submitted the best 3. All 3 ended up grading Proof-like. I was hoping for regular circulation issue coins. Did the TPG company goof up? I was really hoping to get a good grade on the ender!


  • bosoxbosox Posts: 1,500 ✭✭✭✭

    They were intended to be sold to collectors and mint visitors, but those the Royal Canadian Mint did not sell were released for circulation. Not so with specimen coins.

    I think also that sometimes the TPGs get it wrong on proof-like coins.

    Numismatic author & owner of the Uncommon Cents collections. 2011 Fred Bowman award winner, 2020 J. Douglas Ferguson award winner, & 2022 Paul Fiocca award winner.

  • erwindocerwindoc Posts: 4,894 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited October 24, 2023 2:25PM

    I thought so on my submission. Will be calling customer service tomorrow!

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