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Proof Coin - 1 Cent, Newfoundland, 1938 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 7542

Summary:
Proof 1 Cent, Issued by, Newfoundland, Canada, 1938
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 19 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 3.265 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Royal Mint, London, Percy Metcalfe, Coin Designer, (1895-1970), Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, The Royal Mint, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Newfoundland
Tertiary Classification: proof strikes
Series: Proof of Record
DateEra: 1938 AD
Denomination: 1 Cent
Obverse Description: Crowned head of the King facing left; around, GEORGIVS VI DEI GRA. REX ET IND. IMP.; artist's initials, P.M., below head
Reverse Description: At centre the insectivorous pitcher plant dividing the date, 19 38; above, NEWFOUNDLAND; below, . ONE CENT .
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Province of Newfoundland, Canada, 1937
Mint: Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1937
Artist: Walter Newman, Canada, 1937
Artist: Percy Metcalfe - Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1937
References: Y.18
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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