George V (1910-1936)
|Value||1/2 Penny (1/480)|
|Shape||Square with rounded corners|
|Orientation||Medal alignment ↑↑|
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Uncrowned head of King George facing left; circle legend with date below and a stop before and after the date
GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT:OMN:REX
Translation: George V by the Grace of God, King of all the British territories
Engraver: Douglas Richardson
Kookaburra of inferior design as a result of being spoilt by the reducing machine. Bird perched on a long thin section of a tree branch.
Type: M1 / R1
Dies prepared by the Royal Mint, London
Between 1919 and 1921 a series of experiments were undertaken for a square coinage in nickel to replace the large bronze penny and halfpenny coins.
To manage your collection, please log in.
No member from this site currently wants to exchange it.