1965 Elizabeth II Half Crown

Regular price £5.00

Condition UNC

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Obverse

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

Note: with NO'BRITT: OMN'

Lettering: + ELIZABETH II DEI GRATIA BRITT:OMN: REGINA

Translation: Elizabeth the Second by the Grace of God Queen of all the Britains

Engraver: Mary Gillick 

 

Reverse

Crowned quartered shield of arms flanked by E and R, legend above, denomination and date below.

Lettering:
+ FID· ·DEF +
E R
E·F C·T
HALF CROWN 1965

Translation:
Defender of the Faith (Fidei Defensatrix)
Queen Elizabeth (Elizabeth Regina)

Engraver: Cecil Thomas 

Dimensions
Diameter Weight Thickness
32.30 14.14 2.2
Features
Edge Metal Mint
Medal alignment ↑↑ Copper-nickel London
Mintage
Circulation Mint Sets Proof
9,878,400
Catalogue References
Krause Coincraft Spink
km-907 4145-1965