1 Penny - Edward VIII

1 Penny - Edward VIII -  obverse1 Penny - Edward VIII -  reverse

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Features

Issuer New Guinea (Papua New Guinea)
King Edward VIII (1936)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1936
Value 1 Penny (1⁄240)
Currency Pound (1915-1966)
Composition Bronze
Weight 6.6 g
Diameter 26.7 mm
Thickness 1.6 mm
Shape Round with a round hole
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 11347
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 6,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.
Schön# 6
Gerhard Schön; 2018. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (46. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Hole in center flanked by swimming birds and with crown above and monogram below.

Lettering:
K G
E·R·I·

Translation: Edward King and Emperor

Engraver: George Kruger Gray

George Kruger Gray was an English artist, best remembered for his designs of coinage and stained glass windows.

Reverse

Artistic design around hole in center.

Lettering:
TERRITORY·OF·NEW·GUINEA
K G
ONE·PENNY·1936

Engraver: George Kruger Gray

George Kruger Gray was an English artist, best remembered for his designs of coinage and stained glass windows.

Edge

Smooth

Mint

Royal Mint, Melbourne, Australia (1872-1969)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1936  360 000 $ 3.70 $ 4.62 $ 5.78 $ 6.26 96%
1936  4% Proof

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