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Coin - 1 Shilling, Australia, 1942 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 5157

Summary:
Australia
Shilling 1942 (AD)
Mint: San Francisco
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 23.5 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 5.632 g (Weight)

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Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection, George Kruger Gray, Designer, Painter & Medallist (1880-1943), HRH George VI (1895-1952), San Francisco Mint, Medal Makers, United States of America, Thomas Humphrey Paget, Medallist (1893-1974)
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Australia
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1942 AD
Denomination: 1 Shilling
Obverse Description: Bare head of George VI left; around, GEORGIVS VI D:G:BR:OMN:REX F:D:IND:IMP: Tiny H.P. below neck
Reverse Description: Rams head; around, AUSTRALIA * SHILLING . 1942 * Tiny letter S on rams neck.
Edge Description: Milled
Inscriptions: Milled (edge)
Bare head of George VI left; around, GEORGIVS VI D:G:BR:OMN:REX F:D:IND:IMP: Tiny H.P. below neck (obverse)
Rams head; around, AUSTRALIA * SHILLING . 1942 * Tiny letter S on rams neck. (reverse)
Shape: round
Material: Silver
Issued By: HM George VI, Australia
Mint: San Francisco (Mint)
Artist: Thomas Paget - Royal Mint, London
Artist: George Gray - Royal Mint, London

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