Week 5 B -Graphics, Typography & Package Design

Week Ten Graphics, Typography & Package Design

4. Stamps and Currency

4.13. Caribou Twenty-Five Cent Coin Design, Emanuel Hahn, Ottawa, 1937

Caribou and Dig Dipper

"The caribou head was designed by Emanuel Hahn. It had been submitted for the Five Cent piece originally, but was chosen for the Twenty-Five Cent coin. The original drawings included the Big Dipper constellation in the foreground of the caribou, three of the stars made it to the coin.