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2.5 shillings: CM.230-2017

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Maker(s)

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 1940

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 32.41 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 14.04 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head, left

  • Text: GEORGIVS VI REX IMPERATOR
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: obverse

  • Text: SOUTH AFRICA SUID AFRIKA / 2 1/2 SHILLINGS / 19-40
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Crowned arms

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.230-2017
Primary reference Number: 241393
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 16 July 2020 Updated: Wednesday 21 July 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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