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Proof Coin - 1 Penny, Australia, 1943 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 5392

Summary:
Australia
Penny 1943 (AD)
Mint: Perth
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 30.8 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 9.398 g (Weight)

More information

Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection, George Kruger Gray, Designer, Painter & Medallist (1880-1943), HRH George VI (1895-1952), Perth Mint, Medal & Coin Makers, East Perth, Western Australia, Thomas Humphrey Paget, Medallist (1893-1974)
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Australia
Tertiary Classification: proof strikes
Series: Pre-decimal
DateEra: 1943 AD
Denomination: 1 Penny
Obverse Description: Head of George VI left; around, GEORGIVS VI D:G:BR:OMN:REX F:D:IND:IMP:
Reverse Description: Kangaroo leaping to left; above, AUSTRALIA; below, 1943 / PENNY.
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Plain (edge)
Head of George VI left; around, GEORGIVS VI D:G:BR:OMN:REX F:D:IND:IMP: (obverse)
Kangaroo leaping to left; above, AUSTRALIA; below, 1943 / PENNY. (reverse)
Shape: round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: HM George VI, Australia
Mint: Perth (Mint)
Artist: Thomas Paget - Royal Mint, London
Artist: George Gray - Royal Mint, London

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