Coins from British West Africa

British West Africa was the name for the British colonies on the West African coast: Gambia, Sierra Leone, British Gold Coast (Ghana) and Western, Eastern and Northern Nigeria. British West Africa had been a separate entity for 2 occasions in the 19th century, but after that the colonies were administered separately.
Wikidata: Q918150

See also: Sierra Leone, The Gambia, Ghana, Nigeria

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Pound (1907-1968) Trial Strike

1/10 Penny - Edward VII (Trial Strike)
1906

Pattern
Aluminium • ⌀ 20.3 mm
KM# Pn1
1 Shilling - George VI (Trial Strike)
1952

Pattern
Chromium plated steel
KM# TS1
2 Shillings - George VI (Trial Strike)
1938

Pattern
Bimetallic: silver center in brass ring • ⌀ 28.51 mm
KM# Pn10

Pound (1907-1968)

12 Pence = 1 Shilling • 20 Shillings = 1 Pound

Available for swap 1/10 Penny - Edward VII
1907-1908

Aluminium • 1.0 g • ⌀ 20.3 mm
KM# 1
Available for swap 1/10 Penny - Edward VII
1908-1910

Copper-nickel • 1.9 g • ⌀ 20.3 mm
KM# 3
Available for swap 1/10 Penny - George V
1911

Copper-nickel • 1.9 g • ⌀ 20.3 mm
KM# 4
Available for swap 1/10 Penny - George V
1912-1936

Copper-nickel • 1.72 g • ⌀ 20.5 mm
KM# 7
Available for swap 1/10 Penny - Edward VIII
1936

Copper-nickel • 1.9 g • ⌀ 20 mm
KM# 14
Available for swap 1/10 Penny - George VI
1938-1947

Copper-nickel • 1.89 g • ⌀ 20 mm
KM# 20
Available for swap 1/10 Penny - George VI
1949-1950

Copper-nickel • 1.9 g • ⌀ 20 mm
KM# 26
Available for swap 1/10 Penny - George VI
1952

Bronze • 1.8 g • ⌀ 20 mm
KM# 26a
1/10 Penny - Elizabeth II
1954-1957

Bronze • 1.95 g • ⌀ 20 mm
KM# 32
½ Penny - George V
1911

Copper-nickel • 5.8 g • ⌀ 25.5 mm
KM# 5
Available for swap ½ Penny - George V
1912-1936

Copper-nickel • 5.5 g • ⌀ 25.2 mm
KM# 8
Available for swap ½ Penny - Edward VIII
1936

Copper-nickel • 5.6 g • ⌀ 25.2 mm
KM# 15
Available for swap ½ Penny - George VI
1937-1947

Copper-nickel • 5.3 g • ⌀ 25.9 mm
KM# 18
Available for swap ½ Penny - George VI
1949-1951

Copper-nickel • 5.8 g • ⌀ 25.5 mm
KM# 27
Available for swap ½ Penny - George VI
1952

Bronze • 5.6 g • ⌀ 25.9 mm
KM# 27a
Available for swap 1 Penny - Edward VII
1907-1910

Copper-nickel • 9.5 g • ⌀ 30.5 mm
KM# 2, Schön# 2
1 Penny - George V
1911

Copper-nickel • 9.4 g • ⌀ 30.5 mm
KM# 6
Available for swap 1 Penny - George V
1912-1936

Copper-nickel • 9.43 g • ⌀ 31 mm
KM# 9
Available for swap 1 Penny - Edward VIII
1936

Copper-nickel • 9.8 g • ⌀ 30.5 mm
KM# 16
10 Cents - Edward VIII (mule)
1936

Copper-nickel • ⌀ 30.5 mm
KM# 17
Available for swap 1 Penny - George VI
1937-1947

Copper-nickel • 9.5 g • ⌀ 30.8 mm
KM# 19
1 Penny - George VI (Edward VIII mule)
1945

Copper-nickel • 9.65 g • ⌀ 30.5 mm
KM# 25
Available for swap 1 Penny - George VI
1951

Copper-nickel • 9.6 g • ⌀ 30.5 mm
KM# 30
Available for swap 1 Penny - George VI
1952

Bronze • 9.2 g • ⌀ 30.5 mm
KM# 30a
Available for swap 1 Penny - Elizabeth II
1956-1958

Bronze • 9.3 g • ⌀ 30.5 mm
KM# 33
1 Penny - George VI (Mule)
1956

Bronze • ⌀ 30.5 mm
KM# 34
Available for swap 3 Pence - George V
1913-1919

Silver (.925) • 1.1438 g • ⌀ 16.1 mm
KM# 10
3 Pence - George V
1920

Silver (.500) • 1.1438 g
KM# 10a
Available for swap 3 Pence - George V
1920-1936

Tin-brass • 1.5 g • ⌀ 16.3 mm
KM# 10b
Available for swap 3 Pence - George VI
1938-1947

Copper-nickel • 5.1 g • ⌀ 21.45 mm
KM# 21
Available for swap 3 Pence - Elizabeth II (1st portrait)
1957

Copper-nickel • 5.2 g • ⌀ 21.55 mm
KM# 35
Available for swap 6 Pence - George V
1913-1919

Silver (.925) • 2.8276 g • ⌀ 19.4 mm
KM# 11
6 Pence - George V
1920

Silver (.500) • 2.8276 g
KM# 11a
Available for swap 6 Pence - George V
1920-1936

Tin-brass • 2.8276 g • ⌀ 19.4 mm
KM# 11b
Available for swap 6 Pence - George VI
1938-1947

Nickel brass • 3.49 g • ⌀ 19.5 mm
KM# 22
Available for swap 6 Pence - George VI
1952

Nickel brass • ⌀ 19.5 mm
KM# 31
Available for swap 1 Shilling - George V
1913-1920

Silver (.925) • 5.6552 g • ⌀ 23.6 mm
KM# 12
Available for swap 1 Shilling - George V
1920-1936

Tin-brass • 5.7 g • ⌀ 23.6 mm
KM# 12a
Available for swap 1 Shilling - George VI
1938-1947

Nickel brass • 5.63 g • ⌀ 23.6 mm
KM# 23
Available for swap 1 Shilling - George VI
1949-1952

Tin-brass • 5.7 g • ⌀ 23.5 mm
KM# 28

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