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Coin - 50 Cents, Newfoundland, 1908 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 12854

50 Cents, Issued by, Newfoundland, Canada, 1908
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 30 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 11.789 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: George William de Saulles, Sculptor, Designer & Engraver (1862-1903), Royal Mint, London, Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, The Royal Mint, George William De Saulles, Medallist (1862-1903), Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Newfoundland
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1908 AD
Denomination: 50 Cents
Obverse Description: Crowned bust of the King facing right; around, EDWARDVS VII D.G. REX IMPERATOR; below bust in small letters the artist's initials, DES
Reverse Description: At centre within a line circle broken below by scroll ornaments, 50 / CENTS / 1908; around above, . NEWFOUNDLAND .
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: Round
Material: Silver
Issued By: Province of Newfoundland, Canada, 1908
Mint: Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1908
Artist: George de Saulles - Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1902
References: KM#11
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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