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Detailed information about coin type: Florin from Fiji:

Coin type: Florin
Description

CountryFiji CurrencyFijian Pound
Sub-type of Sub-types Florin (0.500 Silver)
Florin (0.900 Silver)
Florin (CuproNickel)
Face value2 (x Shilling)
Years produced1934 - 1965 CurrentNo (demonetised 1969)
Material DesignerGeorge Kruger Gray
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)
Obverse

Obverse inscription

Reverse

Reverse inscription

Edge Edge inscription

Notes

Regarding grading, Krause specifies that for a Fiji one florin coin to grade as BU (Brilliant Uncirculated), it must display the full face of the leopard at the top of the Coat of Arms.

Florin: Photos

Coin - Florin (2 Shillings), Fiji, 1934
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Coin - Florin (2 Shillings), Fiji, 1934
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Notes: King George V (1934 - 1936)
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Proof Coin - Florin (2 Shillings), Fiji, 1937
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Notes: King George VI (1937 - 1945)
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Coin - Florin (2 Shillings), Fiji, 1957
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Notes: Queen Elizabeth II (1957 - 1965)
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List of 14 coins of type: Florin from Fiji
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Florin 1934 200,000 King George V Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Florin 1935 50,000 King George V Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Florin 1936 65,000 King George V Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Florin 1937 30,000 King George VI Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Florin 1938 20,000 King George VI Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Florin 1941 20,000 King George VI Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Florin 1942 250,000 King George VI Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Florin 1943 250,000 King George VI Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Florin 1945 100,000 King George VI Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Florin 1957 300,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Florin 1958 215,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Florin 1962 200,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Florin 1964 200,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Florin 1965 400,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND