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Coin - Florin (2 Shillings), South Africa, 1942 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 30725

2 Shillings, Issued by South Africa, 1942
Minted by Pretoria Mint
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Elvie Ebdon - Museum of Victoria, 1985
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 29 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 11.26 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: 1942 AD
Denomination: 2 Shillings
Obverse Description: Bare head of the king facing left; around, GEORGIVS VI REX IMPERATOR; below neck truncation, the artist's initials, HP
Reverse Description: Crowned arms of South Africa dividing the date 1942; around above, SOUTH AFRICA SUID AFRIKA; around below, 2 SHILLINGS
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: round
Material: Silver
Issued By: South Africa, 1942
Mint: Pretoria (Mint), South Africa, 1942
References: KM#29
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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