Medal: Canada Alberta Wild Rose 1905
Alberta's provincial year is 1905. This is not a coin, i.e., legal tender, but a medal issued by a gasoline company during Canada's 1967 centennial. Such items do not usually carry much collector value. Figure a value around $15 US dollars or less. The wear on your piece works against value. Other provinces also appear on these commemorative medals.
CoinQuest thanks a visitor named Henri for providing information about this medal.
, Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: countrygirl1003, Thu, 03-Sep-2009 16:34:41 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Sat, 07-Dec-2013 02:03:06 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Sat, 07-Dec-2013 02:03:06 GMT
Requester description: On one side: There's a picture of the Alberta coat-of-arms. Above and below the coat-of-arms it says 'Alberta'. On the left side of the coat of arms it says '19' and on the right side, it says '05' (1905). On the back (other side): There is a picture of a wild rose. Above the rose it says 'Wild Rose', below the rose, it says 'Rose Aciculaire'.
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