1 Florin - George V Opening of (Old) Parliament House
|Type||Circulating commemorative coin|
|Value||1 Florin = 2 Shillings (0.1)|
|Orientation||Medal alignment ↑↑|
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
Opening of (Old) Parliament House
Shortened version of the crowned and robed bust of George V facing left
Lettering: GEORGIVS V D:G: BRITT: OMN: REX F.D.IND:IMP:
Translation: George V by the Grace of God, King of all the British territories, Defender of the Faith, Emperor of India
Parliament House within an oval frame set above crossed scepters. Superimposed on the scepters is a raised oval with the date 1927 incuse
This coin was struck to commemorate the opening of the new Parliament House in Canberra in 1927. 2,000,000 were struck and were first issued on 09 May 1927. It features a front view of the original Parliament House.
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