Menu

1 Penny - Elizabeth II

Features

Country Rhodesia and Nyasaland
Queen Elizabeth II (1953-1964)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1955-1963
Value 1 Penny = 1/12 Shilling = 1/240 Pound (1/240 RHFP)
Composition Bronze
Weight 6.3 g
Diameter 27.0 mm
Thickness 1.62 mm
Shape Round with a hole
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 01-01-1973
References KM# 2, Schön# 33
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

Two elephants stand on hind legs facing each other, around hole, writing all round

Lettering: QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND

Engraver: Bernard Sindall

Roy Noakes British Sculptor June 10, 1936 - February 9, 2002 All of the young British sculptors who emerged in the 1950s had to engage with the towering international reputation of Henry Moore, and with the associated fallacy that direct carving was congruent with modernity.

Reverse

Lettering PENNY curves round central hole, with leaves around outside. Country around outside of sprigs, date at bottom

Lettering:
RHODESIA AND NYASALAND
ONE PENNY
· 1956 ·

Engraver: Bernard Sindall

Roy Noakes British Sculptor June 10, 1936 - February 9, 2002 All of the young British sculptors who emerged in the 1950s had to engage with the towering international reputation of Henry Moore, and with the associated fallacy that direct carving was congruent with modernity.

Edge

Smooth

See also

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1955  2,040,000
1955  2,010 Proof
1956  4,800,000 0.39 8.30
1956  1.10 Proof
1957  7,200,000 2.18 2.16
1957  Proof
1958  2,880,000 2.75 1.32
1958  Proof
1961  4,800,000 2.20 9.27
1961  Proof
1962  6,000,000 0.52 3.70
1963  6,000,000 0.55 3.79 3.76
1963  Proof

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging coins. Numista does not buy or sell coins.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange this coin: Quetzalkoala, walkinshawcv, leprédateur, BryanJ, tappanee, akadotour, asowsa, edu_bpinto, Chernoguz64, Eltjo Witkop, mitino, GreatCoins, floyd1, J Weinmann, Numis545, P.H.de Raad, Reginald, tony164, Bitteswell, bertie, Charl, cyprusalexander, minor, KasparsLV, goolam, bevi75, Belga10, NumismaChris, Javali, hectorero, muradium, Tedey

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×26)
Country: Vatican City
Languages : English Spanish Italian
Feedback: none
Country: South Africa
Languages : English Afrikaans
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×122)
Country: Canada
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×13)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×10)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×201)
Country: Latvia
Languages : English Belarusian Esperanto Russian Ukrainian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×49)
Country: Portugal
Languages : English Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×11)
Country: Brazil
Languages : English Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×38)
Country: Israel
Languages : English Hebrew Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×62)
Country: Estonia
Languages : English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×257)
Country: Russia
Languages : English Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×104)
Country: South Africa
Languages : English Afrikaans
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×89)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages : English
Feedback: none
Country: South Africa
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×56)
Country: Netherlands
Languages : English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1)
Country: South Africa
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×271)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×87)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages : English
Feedback: none
Country: South Africa
Languages : English
Feedback: none
Country: South Africa
Languages : English Afrikaans
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×114)
Country: Cyprus
Languages : English Greek Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×33)
Country: Denmark
Languages : English Danish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×442)
Country: Latvia
Languages : English Latvian Russian Slovak
Feedback: none
Country: South Africa
Languages : English Afrikaans
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×169)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Spanish Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×139)
Country: Belgium
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×62)
Country: Greece
Languages : English Greek French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×310)
Country: Portugal
Languages : English Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×14)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1)
Country: Turkey
Languages : English
Feedback: none
Country: Canada
Languages : French

» See details for each year/mintmark

Numista Rarity index: 10 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin and 100 meaning a rare coin among Numista members.

» Buy coins from Rhodesia and Nyasaland

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add information about this coin
Match coins from past online sales
1 Penny - Elizabeth II