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Title: Twenty Dollars
Date: 1987
Object Name: coin
Classification: North American
Culture(s):
Canadian
Mint: North America, Canada
Technique: milled
Medium: silver (AR)
Dimensions: Coin: 40 mm, 12 O'Clock (1 9/16 in., 12 O'Clock)
Subject/Image: Reverse: Two athletes in bobsleigh left. Calgary Winter Olympic Games commemorative.
Subject/Image: Obverse: Female bust right wearing a tiara, Queen Elizabeth II
Inscription: Obverse: ELIZABETH II CANADA 1987
Inscription: Reverse: CALGARY 1988 20 DOLLARS
Description: Bust of Queen Elizabeth II right, draped, wearing a tiara. Inscription left and right around below separated by central maple leaf./ Two athletes wearing goggles and helmets adorned with maple leaf, in bobsleigh left. The bobsleigh has a maple leaf as a decoration. Artist's initials JM to right. Olympic logo above, CALGARY 1988 to left of logo. Denomination below. On edge inscription: XV OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES - XVes JEUX OLYMPIQUES D'HIVER -
Accession Number: NG.1999.1.37