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Canadian Test Token - Lot of 3 Salesman Samples

Currency:CAD Category:Coins & Paper Money Start Price:150.00 CAD Estimated At:300.00 - 400.00 CAD
Canadian Test Token - Lot of 3 Salesman Samples
SOLD
190.00CAD+ (38.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2019 May 03 @ 20:40UTC-4 : AST/EDT

Buyer’s Premiums will be added on all items as per the Terms & Conditions of the sale. Invoices will be emailed out after The Toronto Coin Expo.

Salesman Samples: CH SS-2 Round, Canada/Maple Leaves. Two-ply copper-plated steel, bronze colour, magnetic, plain edge. 30.0mm diameter, 2.0mm thickness, 8.90gms. CH SS-6 Round, Canada/Maple Leaves. Multi-ply nickel-plated steel, silver colour, magnetic, plain edge. 35.0mm diameter, 2.1mm thickness, 12.60gms. CH SS-7 Round, Canada/Maple Leaves. Brass-plated steel, gold colour, magnetic, plain edge. 30.0mm diameter, 1.9mm thickness, 6.30gms. All ICCS MS-66.
This is a very nice offering of many more difficult examples that are rarely offered. Accompanied by presentation folder. 3 Pcs.
As stated in Charlton "Test tokens have been used during the various stages of design to ensure a flawless product. Test tokens are utilized for die and die coating testing, for plating process modifications, for dimensional testing, for metal tolerance, for edge profile process, for coin collars, for the conformity of the electromagnetic signature in coins, as well for other uses". Also, "Sales personnel employed by the Royal Canadian Mint offer their customers, or potential customers, a brochure explaining the Mint's services. Accompanying the brochure are three different tokens in three sizes and compositions. 3 Pcs.