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Proof Coin - 1/2 Penny, Southern Rhodesia, 1954 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 14499

Proof 1/2 Penny, Issued by Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe), 1954
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 21 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 2.917 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Royal Mint, London, Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, The Royal Mint, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe)
Tertiary Classification: proof strikes
Series: Proof of Record
DateEra: 1954 AD
Denomination: 1/2 Penny
Obverse Description: Around hole, a crowned rose; around, QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Reverse Description: Around hole, HALF PENNY; around outside sprigs, SOUTHERN RHODESIA 1954
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round with round hole
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe), 1954
Mint: Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1954
References: KM#28
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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