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Coin - 5 Cents, Mauritius, 1922 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 14212

Summary:
5 Cents, Issued by Mauritius, 1922
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 28 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 9.650 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Edgar Bertram Mackennal, Sculptor (1863-1931), Royal Mint, London, Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, The Royal Mint, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Mauritius
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1922 AD
Denomination: 5 Cents
Obverse Description: Crowned and draped bust of the King facing left, the King is wearing the Imperial Crown and the ermine Robe of State, the Collar of the Most Noble Order of the Garter, and the Badge of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath; around, GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA; on bust truncation, the artist's initials, BM
Reverse Description: At centre within a circle of beads, 5; around above, MAURITIUS; around below, FIVE CENTS - 1922
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Mauritius, 1922
Mint: Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1922
Artist: Sir Bertram Mackennal, Great Britain, 1911
References: KM#14
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009, 1421 Pages

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