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50 Cents - Elizabeth II Jubilee

50 Cents - Elizabeth II (Jubilee) -  obverse 50 Cents - Elizabeth II (Jubilee) -  reverse

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Features

Country British Virgin Islands
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1978
Value 50 Cents (0.50 USD)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 16.72 g
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 20
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Commemorative issue

Coronation Jubilee

Obverse

Bust of Elizabeth II to right divides dates

Lettering:
BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
1953 1978
· ELIZABETH II · CORONATION JUBILEE ·

Engraver: Arnold Machin

Arnold Machin O.B.E., R.A. was a British artist, sculptor, coin and stamp designer.

Reverse

Two Brown Pelicans.

Lettering: 50 CENTS

Engraver: Gilroy Roberts

Gilroy Roberts was a sculptor, gemstone carver, and the ninth Chief Engraver of the United States Mint between 1948 and 1964. He is notable for having designed the obverse of the Kennedy Half Dollar.

Edge

Reeded

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1978 FM 6,196 Proof

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