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Armed with your pyjamas and tiny little hands

The rare 1936 dot cent is as notable in Canadian numismatics as the 50 piece of 1921. There were four minted specimens of this coin, produced with the dot to show they were made in 1937 while the mint was waiting for new dies due to a delay caused by the abdication of...

Terasawa is a good, if stiff, figure artist

In the foreground of this classic Stampede scene, a selectively gold plated cowboy riding atop his galloping steed tightly holds the reins in one hand while the other twirls a stranded rawhide lariat traditionally used for roping livestock. The rim of the coin itself...