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1 Penny - Elizabeth II 3rd portrait; non-magnetic

1 Penny - Elizabeth II (3rd portrait; non-magnetic) -  obverse 1 Penny - Elizabeth II (3rd portrait; non-magnetic) -  reverse

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Features

Country United Kingdom
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1985-1992
Value 1 Penny
0.01 GBP = 0.013 USD
Metal Bronze
Weight 3.56 g
Diameter 20.32 mm
Thickness 1.52 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 935, Sp# B3
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Coins of England & the United Kingdom
by Philip Skingley
(Spink)

Obverse

Third crowned portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II facing right, wearing the George IV State Diadem, legend around

Lettering:
ELIZABETH II D·G·REG·F·D·1989
RDM

Translation: Elizabeth the Second by the Grace of God Queen Defender of the Faith (Elizabeth II Dei Gratia Regina Fidei Defensatrix)

Engraver: Raphael David Maklouf

Raphael David Maklouf is a sculptor, best known for designing the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II used on the coins of many Commonwealth nations. Maklouf was born in Jerusalem emigrating with his family to the United Kingdom after the Second World War. He attended the Camberwell School of Art until 1958, afterward becoming an academic lecturer for ten years. He was made an Associate of the Royal Society of British Sculptors in 1979. Raphael Maklouf was born to a Jewish family. His father is Samuel Maklouf, born in Safed, Raphael Makouf's mother is Leonie Maklouf.

Reverse

A crowned portcullis with chains (an adaptation of the Badge of Henry VII which is now the Badge of the Palace of Westminster) and the facial value

Lettering:
ONE PENNY
1

Engraver: Christopher Ironside

Christopher Ironside FSIA 1970, OBE 1971, FRBS 1977 was an English painter and coin designer, particularly known for the reverse sides of the new British coins issued on decimalisation in 1971.

Edge

Plain

Comments

(former Spink ref. 4381)

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1985  200,605,245 0.03 0.11 0.15 0.16 0.22
1985  102,000 1.86 Proof
1986  369,989,130 0.13 0.11 0.16 0.18
1986  125,000 Proof
1987  499,946,000 0.11 0.13 0.13 0.15
1987  89,000 2.17 Proof
1988  793,492,000 0.08 0.11 0.12 0.15 0.20 0.62
1988  125,000 2.14 Proof
1989  658,142,000 0.08 0.10 0.13 0.15 0.86
1989  100,000 Proof
1990  529,047,500 0.11 0.06 0.16 0.15
1990  100,000 Proof
1991  206,457,600 0.11 0.11 0.14 0.08
1991  56,144 Proof
1992  78,420 In sets only
1992  44,387 Proof

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