1949 Canada - Newfoundland Commemorative Dollar

Year: 1949

Country: Canada

Denomination: One Dollar

Weight: 23.3276 g

Silver Composition: .800

Mintage: 672, 218

KM# 47

Certification: PCGS MS64

Comments: Obverse features head of George VI.  Reverse features "The Mathew" The ship that John Cabot was on when he discovered Newfoundland.  Under the ship is the Latin inscription: FLOREAT TERRA NOVA, which translates to "May the new found land flourish".  This coin commemorates Newfoundland joining Canada to become the 10th province.

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