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Coin - Farthing, South Africa, 1935 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 14673

Farthing (1/4 Penny), Issued by South Africa, 1935
Minted by Pretoria Mint
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 20 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 2.808 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: South Africa
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1935 AD
Denomination: Farthing
Obverse Description: Crowned and draped bust of the King facing left, the King is wearing the Imperial Crown and the ermine Robe of State, the Collar of the Most Noble Order of the Garter, and the Badge of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath; around, GEORGIVS V REX IMPERATOR; on bust truncation, the artist's initials, BM
Reverse Description: At centre within line circle, two birds on sprigs with berries; around above, SOUTH AFRICA 1935 SUID AFRIKA; below, 1/4 D.
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: South Africa, 1935
Mint: Pretoria (Mint), South Africa, 1935
References: KM#12.3
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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