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5 cents: CM.191-2017

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Ruler: George VI (1936-52)

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2017-04-24) by Lane, P., Mr.

Dating

Production date: AD 1942

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Diameter 18.12 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 3.9 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Crowned head, left

  • Text: GEORGE VI KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: obverse

  • Text: CEYLON 5 CENTS 1942
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Value given in English, Tamil, and Sinhalese

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.191-2017
Primary reference Number: 241354
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 16 July 2020 Updated: Wednesday 21 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 6 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: CAMFZ
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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