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Proof Coin - 1 Shilling, South Africa, 1937 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 14642

Proof 1 Shilling, Issued by South Africa, 1937
Minted by Pretoria Mint
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 24 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 5.670 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: South Africa
Tertiary Classification: proof strikes
DateEra: 1937 AD
Denomination: 1 Shilling
Obverse Description: Bare head of the king facing left; around, GEORGIVS VI REX IMPERATOR; below neck truncation, the artist's initials, HP
Reverse Description: At centre within a bead circle female figure standing resting right arm on anchor, star in field to right of her head; around above, SOUTH AFRICA 1937 SUID AFRIKA; around below, SHILLING
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: round
Material: Silver
Issued By: South Africa, 1937
Mint: Pretoria (Mint), South Africa, 1937
References: KM#28
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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