|King||George VI (1936-1952)|
|Type||Standard circulation coin|
|Value||2 Shillings = 1 Florin (0.1)|
|Currency||Pound sterling (1158-1970)|
|Orientation||Medal alignment ↑↑|
Uncrowned portrait of King George VI left, legend around.
GEORGIVS VI D:G:BR:OMN:REX
Translation: George the Sixth by the Grace of God King of all the Britains
Crowned Tudor rose flanked by thistle and shamrock, legend above, denomination and date below
TWO SHILLINGS 1947
Defender of the Faith Emperor of India
© Renato Lima
The standard weight of these coins was 4/11 troy ounce (174.5 grains). Under the Coinage Act of 1946, the composition changed from .500 silver to .750 copper/.250 nickel but the weight remained unchanged.
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