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½ Penny - George VI

½ Penny - George VI -  obverse½ Penny - George VI -  reverse

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Features

Country Jamaica
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1950-1952
Value 1/2 Penny (1/480)
Currency Pound (1840-1969)
Composition Nickel brass
Weight 4.38 g
Diameter 22.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 34
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

Crowned head of George VI to the left

Lettering:
KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
PM

Engraver: Percy Metcalfe

Percy Metcalfe, CVO, RDI, was an English artist sculptor and designer. He is recognised mostly for his coin designs and his contribution to the Ashtead Pottery Collection.

Reverse

Date, arms and lettering

Lettering:
JAMAICA
19 52
INDUS UTERQUE SERVIET UNI
HALF PENNY

Engraver: Percy Metcalfe

Percy Metcalfe, CVO, RDI, was an English artist sculptor and designer. He is recognised mostly for his coin designs and his contribution to the Ashtead Pottery Collection.

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1950  1,440,000 1.13 59%
1950  0% Proof
1952  1,200,000 0.21 1.08 51%
1952  1.0% Proof

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