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Detailed information about coin type: Crown (St George, CuproNickel) from United Kingdom:

Coin type: Crown (St George, CuproNickel)
Description

CountryUnited Kingdom CurrencyPound Sterling (pre-decimal)
Sub-type ofCrown Sub-types
Face value5 (x Shilling)
Year produced1951 CurrentNo (demonetised 1971)
MaterialCuproNickel DesignerBenedetto Pistrucci
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)39 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)28.2760
Obverse

Effigy of the ruling British monarch, legend.

Obverse inscription

Legend of the ruling British monarch

Reverse

Reverse inscription

EdgeMilled or Inscribed Edge inscription

Crown (St George, CuproNickel): Photos

Proof Coin - Crown, Festival of Britain, George VI, Great Britain, 1951
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Proof Coin - Crown, Festival of Britain, George VI, Great Britain, 1951
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
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List of 1 coins of type: Crown (St George, CuproNickel) from United Kingdom
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Crown 1951 Festival of Britain 2,003,540 King George VI Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGIVS VI D: G: BR: OMN: REX F: D: FIVE SHILLINGS