Thunder Bay, Ontario The CCA was able to offer $94,200 for a 1921 Canadian Nickel, known in the numismatic world as "The Prince of Canadian Coins". While it's true, we don't all have extremely rare coins lying around, it's worth the visit to find out if you've been holding on to a well kept secret! Even common coins with high mintages can be worth significantly more than their face value because of their silver content. Silver dollars, fifty cent pieces, quarters, dimes, and even nickels minted before 1968, are all at their maximum value right now with silver prices at an all time high! It's definitely a sellers market when it comes to bullion!
Vancouver, British Columbia The CCA was able to offer $79,000 for an 1893 Morgan Silver dollar minted in San Francisco. This specific coin is highly sought after in uncirculated condition, mainly because not many were minted in San Francisco that year. Collectors are willing to invest top dollar in order to add this gem, and other coins of its kind, to their collections.
Regina, SaskachewanThe CCA was able to offer $30,000 for a Canadian twenty cent piece from 1858. Why? The collector from Austria, had everything but that ONE coin for his series of 17th century Canadian coins and was willing to pay top prices to complete his set.
International CoinsThe Canadian Coin Association is also interested in gold coins from around the world. British Sovereigns, Krugerrand, Liberty Head gold coins, and the Panda gold coin are all examples of coins that could have significant value both; for their collectability and bullion. Canadian Maple Leafs and Canadian Gold Olympic Coins are also in high demand.
SilverA silver dollar from 1948 can fetch anywhere up to $13,500 based on its condition. Collectors are eagerly looking for pre 1968 proof sets, coins with specific mint marks, coins from specific years and international gold coins, not to mention a 1921 Canadian fifty cent piece!
Common CoinsEven common coins can have a significantly higher value than their currency due to their silver content. Silver dollars, fifty cent pieces, quarters, dimes, even nickels are garnering maximum value. With the silver market higher than it's been in thirty years, it's definitely the best time to turn old coins into a healthy pay day! Old tea sets, stamp collections from the Franklin Mint, and silver bars - The Canadian Coin Association is able to make offers for your scrap silver!
The Canadian Coin Association is also interested in all Canadian coins minted before 1968 and all American coins minted before 1965.