1949 George VI Florin

Regular price £8.00

Condition UNC

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Obverse

Uncrowned portrait of King George VI left, legend around.

Lettering:
GEORGIVS VI D:G:BR:OMN:REX
HP

Translation: George the Sixth by the Grace of God King of all the Britains

Engraver: Thomas Humphrey Paget 

 

Reverse

Crowned Tudor rose dividing royal cypher below thistle and shamrock, legend above, denomination and date below.

Lettering:
:FID: :DEF:
G R
TWO SHILLINGS 1949

Translation:
Defender of the Faith
King George (Georgius Rex)

Engraver: George Kruger Gray 

 

 

Dimensions
Diameter Weight Thickness
28.50 11.31 2.25
Features
Edge Metal Mint
Milled Copper-nickel
Mintage
Circulation Mint Sets Proof
28,614,900
Catalogue References
Krause Coincraft Spink
KM# 878 4107-1949