Canadian Error Coins
Welcome to the Canadian Error Coins website! A very special Thank-you to all those that have sent comments and criticisms or have contributed in the past.
Please view our new pages regarding Canadian
Minting Varieties. This is a new section that may be incomplete in some places
or may contain unintentional typographical errors. Be sure to report
any errors or make any comments by using the contact link on the bottom of
each page. -Meegweetch!
The Latest Information on Two Dollar Error Coins!
|2$ - Planchet Varieties
||2$ - Die Varieties
||2$ - Strike Varieties
|Details and images of a core and ring set currently used by
the RCM. Images of a Two dollar coin in a PL set with a Curved Clip on the
||Information on the different types of "Extra Mountain" Varieties.
Details regarding Rotated Die, Tool Damaged Types and others.
||Many different types of errors are being found all across Canada.
Info here on
"Broken Twoonies" and other errors.
|2$ - Wrong Planchet Strikes
2$ - German Prefab
|2$ - Altered Coins
|Wrong Planchet Strikes are coins struck on planchets that
they were not designed for. View this page to see some Two Dollar off metals.
||This page is about the different types of errors that occur
related to the pre-assembled German made planchet type.
||Reports of Two Dollar coins being deliberately altered to
defraud collectors is the basis of this page. Please view these Altered Coins.
|The latest information regarding Errors and Die Varieties being found in Canada on the Millennium Twenty-Five Cents series.
||This section provides a simple and comprehensive overview of the many
types of Minting Varieties that we are aware of.