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  • 1913 Gold Graded George V Bank of Canada Hoard Gold  $10  Coin Slabbed with Cert Canada NGC MS-63 in box
    Presentation Box
  • 1913 Gold Graded George V Bank of Canada Hoard Gold  $10  Coin Slabbed with Cert Canada NGC MS-63 reverse
    Reverse
  • 1913 Gold Graded George V Bank of Canada Hoard Gold  $10  Coin Slabbed with Cert Canada NGC MS-63 obverse
    Obverse
  • 1913 Gold Graded George V Bank of Canada Hoard Gold  $10  Coin Slabbed with Cert Canada NGC MS-63 with cert and specifications
    Specifications
  • 1913 Gold Graded George V Bank of Canada Hoard Gold  $10  Coin Slabbed with Cert Canada NGC MS-63 in box
  • 1913 Gold Graded George V Bank of Canada Hoard Gold  $10  Coin Slabbed with Cert Canada NGC MS-63 reverse
  • 1913 Gold Graded George V Bank of Canada Hoard Gold  $10  Coin Slabbed with Cert Canada NGC MS-63 obverse
  • 1913 Gold Graded George V Bank of Canada Hoard Gold  $10  Coin Slabbed with Cert Canada NGC MS-63 with cert and specifications
Product ID
14006
Stock status
Out Of Stock
Intrinsic Value
£632.97
Estimated UK Delivery
£6.00

1913 George V Bank of Canada Hoard Gold $10 Coin - Slabbed

1913 George V Bank of Canada Hoard Gold $10 Coin Slabbed.

Highly sought after by collectors, this 1913 Gold $10 coin is among the first Canadian gold coins, which were believed to be forgotten about for around 100 years.

The Bank of Canada hoard $10 and $5 coins have been described as a legend by coin collectors.

This coin has been slabbed by the NGC and graded MS-63.

£1,452.86

(VAT Exempt)
Totals are approximate until metal prices are confirmed on the next LBMA fix.

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Bank of Canada Hoard Gold Coins

Although Canada began producing gold coins in 1908, these were British sovereigns so weren't technically Canadian.

The first Canadian gold coins were issued between 1912-1914 with $5 and $10 denominations.

Unfortunately, due to the outbreak of WWI, the production of gold coins was dropped, in favour of gold bars. Furthermore, the government's decision to hold on to its gold reserves meant that many of these coins never reached circulation and were left in the Bank of Canada's vaults.

Over time, these $10 and $5 coins were mostly forgotten about. One researcher, James Haxby, identified the possible whereabouts of the coins but very few people were even aware of them. 

When Canada decided to sell off its reserves, the 1912-1914 coins were the only ones left. In 2012 the Bank of Canada and the Royal Canadian Mint released 30,000 of the $10 and $5 coins which sold out instantly. The remaining 200,000 were melted.

Obverse

The obverse features Edgar Bertram Mackennal's portrait of King George V.

GEORGIVS V DEI GRA: REX ET IND:IMP:

Reverse

The reverse features the Canadian coats of arms which are surrounded by 2 maple leaf branches. It was designed by W.H.J. Blakemore.

The shield is split into 4 parts containing the coats of arms of the 4 Canadian provinces of Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia.

CANADA
1913
TEN DOLLARS

Specification

MetalGold
Gold Weight Troy Ounces0.484
Fineness / Carat0.900 / 21.6
Obverse DesignerEdgar Bertram MacKennal
Reverse DesignerW.H.J. Blakemore
Issuing Monarch George V (1910-1936)
Mint / BrandOttawa Mint
CountryCanada
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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their precious metal content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.

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All investment products are based on the live precious metal price. Prices will be fixed once the item has been added to the basket and recalculates just before checking out. 

If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes, therefore some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.

Please note that all investment products are exempt from the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 and therefore customers do not have the right to cancel their order once the order has been accepted. If customers no longer wish to go ahead with their investment purchase, there is an option to sell the products back to Chard (1964) Ltd instead. View our current buy back prices.

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Orders over £60 - Fully Insured Delivery.

  • Within the UK and BFPO - Next day fully insured and tracked. Delivery starts from £6. 
  • International - Royal Mail International Signed / Royal Mail International Tracked / Royal Mail International Tracked and Signed For. Items sent via this method will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £15.

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We offer fully insured delivery on all special delivery options. We do need to pass on the cost of this insurance as it soon adds up shipping high value gold and silver products. 

  • Orders < £1500 there is no additional fee
  • Orders > £1500 we charge a fee in order to cover the increasing costs of insurance. For every £1500 we apply a £1 fee. 

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