1964 Commemorative issue Unveiling of the "Big Nickel" Monument SUDBURY ONTARIO
Obverse: (Big Nickel statue) CANADIAN CENTENNIAL NUMISMATIC PARK / CANADA / NICKEL 1751-1951 / 5 CENTS
THE BIG NICKEL / FORMS THE CENTRE PIECE OF THE / LARGEST NUMISMATIC PARK / IN THE WORLD / 1964 /
SUDBURY - ONTARIO
Reverse: CITY OF SUDBURY - CANADA / (Sudbury coat of arms over the nickel-refining plant ) / INDUSTRY
INTEGRITY ENTERPRISE / WELLINGS / THE NICKEL CAPITAL OF THE WORLD
Country: Canada - Advertising Tokens
Currency: Advertising Tokens
Diameter: 40 mm
Orientation: Medal alignment ??
Condition: Proof-Like, Mint State with a slight tone haze.
"Big Nickel" statue in Sudbury, a giant replica of the Canadian 5-cent coin from 1951 standing 9 meters tall, surrounded by various legends. the Reverse is the depiction of one of Sudbury's many nickel-refining plants with the Sudbury coat of arms above.