|King||George VI (1936-1952)|
|Value||1 Crown = 5 Shillings (1/4)|
|Currency||Pound sterling (1158-1970)|
|Orientation||Medal alignment ↑↑|
Coronation of King George VI, 1937
Uncrowned portrait of King George VI left, legend around.
Lettering: GEORGIVS VI D:G:BR:OMN:REX
Translation: George the Sixth by the Grace of God King of all the Britains
Crowned quartered shield of arms with supporters, legend above, denomination and date below.
DIEU ET MON DROIT
Defender of the Faith Emperor of India
God and my right
The standard weight of these coins was 10/11 troy ounce (436.4 grains).
This coin was not included in demonetization legislation when decimalization was introduced in 1971. It has been confirmed by the Royal Mint that the coin remains legal tender, having been remonetized with a value of 25 pence.
Sp#4078 (1937) Coronation commemorative crown, regular strike;
Sp#4079 (1937) Similar, Proof FDC;
Sp#4079 (1937) Similar, Frosted VIP Proof;
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