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Australia 1/2 penny 1949-1952 coin

 

australian coin 1/2 penny 1949

 

Governor - George VI king of Great Britain (1936-1952)

Currency - Crown= 2 1/2 shilling=5 shillings=62 pence=248 farthings
Type - circulation coinage

Composition - bronze
Diameter - 25.5 mm.
Weight - 5.60 g.

Years of coinage - 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952

Reverse:
Kangaroo leaping right above value
Legend: HALF PENNY / AUSTRALIA / Year

Obverse:
King's head left
Legend: GEORGIVS VI D: G: BR: OMN: REX. FIDEI DEF: (GEORGE V THE GRACE OF GOD KING OF ALL THE BRITAINS DEFENDER OF THE FAITH)


Edge: Plane

Krause catalog number - KM#42

Coins price in "XF" - $3-5

 

 

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