1 Penny - George V Kookaburra Pattern - Type 9
|King||George V (1910-1936)|
|Value||1 Penny (1/240)|
|Shape||Square with rounded corners|
|Orientation||Medal alignment ↑↑|
Uncrowned head of King George facing left; legend around and parallel to edge with date below
GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT:OMN:REX
Translation: George V by the Grace of God, King of all the British territories
Engraver: Douglas Richardson
Kookaburra's plumage is coarser
Type: M9 / R9
Dies prepared by the Royal Mint, London
Between 1919 and 1921 a series of experiments were undertaken for a square coinage in nickel to replace the large bronze penny and halfpenny coins.
Manage my collection
To manage your collection, please log in.
Get this coin
No member from this site currently wants to exchange it.
Contribute to the catalogModify or add data on this page
Match past online sales