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1 Shilling - George VI English crest; without 'IND:IMP'

1 Shilling - George VI (English crest; without 'IND:IMP') -  obverse 1 Shilling - George VI (English crest; without 'IND:IMP') -  reverse

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Features

Country United Kingdom
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1949-1952
Value 1 Shilling (1/20 LSD)
Metal Copper-nickel
Weight 5.65 g
Diameter 23.5 mm
Thickness 1.74 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 12-31-1990
References KM# 876, Sp# 4108
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Coins of England & the United Kingdom
by Philip Skingley
(Spink)

Obverse

Portrait of George VI. to the left

Lettering:
GEORGIVS VI D:G:BR:OMN:REX
HP

Engraver: Thomas Humphrey Paget

Thomas Humphrey Paget OBE was an English medal and coin designer and modeller. Paget's designs are indicated by the initials 'HP'. Paget was first approached by the Royal Mint in 1936 after the accession of King Edward VIII. Paget's recommendation had come via his earlier design for the obverse of a medal featuring the then-Prince of Wales.

Reverse

Crowned lion atop crown divides date, legend above, denomination below.

Lettering:
·FID ·DEF·
19 51
·ONE SHILLING·

Engraver: George Kruger Gray

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

Edge

Milled

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1949  19,328,400 0.58 1.19 1.13
1949  Proof
1950  19,243,800 0.72 0.95 1.13
1950  2 Matte Proof
1950  17,513 Proof
1951  9,956,900 0.54 0.81
1951  2 Matte Proof
1951  20,000 Proof
1952  Proof

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