5 Cents - George VI

Features

Issuer Newfoundland (Canada)
King George VI (1936-1949)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1944-1947
Value 5 Cents (0.05 NFD)
Currency Dollar (1865-1949)
Composition Silver (.800)
Weight 1.166 g
Diameter 15.49 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 7427
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 19a
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Obverse

Left portrait of crowned king George VI

Lettering:
GEORGIVS VI DEI GRA. REX ET IND. IMP.
PM

Translation:
Georgivs VI, Dei Gratia Rex, Et Indiae Imperator
George VI, By the grace of God, King and Emperor of the Indies

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

"Newfoundland" typed in semi-circle above the face value, date underneath.

Lettering:
· NEWFOUNDLAND ·
5
CENTS
1947
C

Edge

Milled

Mint

C Royal Canadian Mint, Ottawa, Canada (1908-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1944 C 287 000 $ 1.47 $ 10 31%
1945 C 204 000 $ 3.27 $ 4.69 $ 23 79%
1946 C 0.5% Prooflike
1946 C 2 000 2% very rare
1947 C 38 000 11%
1947 C 1.0% Prooflike

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