50 Cents - George V

Features

Country East Africa
King George V (1910-1936)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1921-1924
Value 50 Cents (0.5)
Currency Shilling (1921-1967)
Composition Silver (.250)
Weight 3.8879 g
Diameter 21.1 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 10711
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References KM# 20,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Schön# 23
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Lettering:
GEORGIVS V REX ET IND:IMP:
B. M.

Engraver: Edgar Bertram Mackennal

Sir Edgar Bertram Mackennal, KCVO, usually known as Bertram Mackennal, was an Australian sculptor, most famous for designing the coinage and stamps bearing the likeness of King George V. Signature: "BM".

Reverse

Lettering:
EAST AFRICA
50
FIFTY CENTS 1922 HALF SHILLING

Edge

Reeded

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1921  6 200 000 3.33 5.57 40%
1922  2.57 4.84 54%
1923  396 000 8%
1924  1 000 000 6.05 19%

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