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Coin - 2 Shillings, Australia, 1938 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 41470

Summary:
Australia
2 Shillings 1938 (AD)
Mint: Melbourne
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Gerhard Reimann-Basch, 2000
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 28.5 mm (Diameter)

More information

Themes this item is part of: George Kruger Gray, Designer, Painter & Medallist (1880-1943), Numismatics & Philately Collection, HRH George VI (1895-1952), Melbourne Mint, Medal Makers, Victoria, Australia, Thomas Humphrey Paget, Medallist (1893-1974), Deputy Masters of the Melbourne Branch of the Royal Mint, Closure of Melbourne Mint, Melbourne Mint during World War II, Establishment of Melbourne Mint, 1872, Melbourne Mint
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Australia
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: Pre-decimal
DateEra: 1938 AD
Denomination: 2 Shillings
Obverse Description: Bare hear of George VI facing left; around, GEORGIVS VI D:G:BR:OMN:REX F:D:IND:IMP: Tiny letters HP below neck
Reverse Description: Australian arms; above, * FLO RIN *; in exergue, 1938 / AUSTRALIA
Edge Description: Milled
Inscriptions: Milled (edge)
Bare hear of George VI facing left; around, GEORGIVS VI D:G:BR:OMN:REX F:D:IND:IMP: Tiny letters HP below neck (obverse)
Australian arms; above, * FLO RIN *; in exergue, 1938 / AUSTRALIA (reverse)
Shape: Round
Material: Silver
Issued By: HM George VI, Australia
Mint: Melbourne (Mint)
Artist: Thomas Paget - Royal Mint, London
Artist: George Gray - Royal Mint, London

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