|Actual Metal Weight:||0.375 ozt|
|Mint:||Royal Canadian Mint|
|Reverse Designer:||Raymond Taylor|
|Series:||XI Commonwealth Games|
This coin celebrates the Commonwealth Games held in Edmonton in August of 1978. A total 47 countries participated in 128 events (in 10 sports), with Canada emerging with the most medals. The 1978 Canadian Silver Dollar – Commonwealth Games Edmonton was struck by the Royal Canadian mint with .375 ounces of silver.
The obverse shows Queen Elizabeth before her 40th birthday with an inscription of D.G Regina and her name.
The reverse features a circle in the middle of the coin with divided sections going around the coin with representations of various sports played at the games.