1962 Elizabeth II Florin

Regular price £1.00

Condition  VF

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Obverse

Young laureate bust of HM Queen Elizabeth II right, legend around.

Note: no 'BRITT:OMN'

Lettering:
+ ELIZABETH·II·DEI·GRATIA·REGINA
M· G·

Translation: Elizabeth the Second by the Grace of God Queen

Engraver: Mary Gillick 

 

Reverse

Central Tudor rose surrounded by thistles, shamrocks and leeks, legend above, denomination and date below.

Lettering:
FID: DEF:
TWO SHILLINGS 1962
E·F C·T

Translation: Defender of the Faith (Fidei Defensatrix)

Engravers: Edgar Fuller, Cecil Thomas 

Dimensions
Diameter Weight Thickness
28.50 11.31 2.50
Features
Edge Metal Mint
Reeded Copper-nickel London
Mintage
Circulation Mint Sets Proof
35,147,900
Catalogue References
Krause Coincraft Spink
KM-906 4146-1962