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Coin - 1 Penny, Fiji, 1936 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 12535

Summary:
1 Penny, Issued by, Fiji, 1936
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Struck in the name of Edward VIII
Statement Of Significance:
Fiji issued coins in the name of George V and Edward VIII dated 1936
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 36 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 6.425 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins, pacific islands
Themes this item is part of: HRH Edward VIII (1894-1972), Royal Mint, London, Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, The Royal Mint, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Fiji
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: Pre-decimal
DateEra: 1936 AD
Denomination: 1 Penny
Obverse Description: Above central hole, a crown; around hole, EDWARD VIII KING EMPEROR
Reverse Description: Central hole divides the date 1936; around above FIJI; around below, PENNY
Edge Description: plain
Shape: Round with hole
Material: Copper- Nickel
Issued By: Fiji Currency Board, Fiji, 1936
Mint: Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1936
Person Named: King Edward VIII, Great Britain, 1936
References: KM#6
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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