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Coin type: Crown (St George, Modern)
Description

Struck to commemorate the 25 year Jubilee of King George V. Incuse edge lettering on circulation coins, raised edge lettering on proofs: "DECUS ET TUTAMEN ANNO REGNI XXV" (A decoration and a guard. Regnal year 25.).

Circulation coins are 0.500 silver, proofs are 0.925 silver.

CountryUnited Kingdom CurrencyPound Sterling (pre-decimal)
Sub-type ofCrown Sub-types
Face value5 (x Shilling)
Year produced1935 CurrentNo (demonetised 1971)
Material0.500 Silver DesignerPercy Metcalfe
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)39 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)28.2760
Obverse

Bare head of King George V facing left; below on neck truncation in small letters, B.M. (Bertram MacKennal); around, GEORGIVS V. DG. BRITT: OMN: REX. FD. IND: IMP:

Obverse inscription

GEORGIVS V. DG. BRITT: OMN: REX. FD. IND: IMP:

Reverse

St. George wearing armour and holding a sword and shield (bearing the cross of St. George) on horseback advancing to left above a fallen dragon with broken lance in it's side; around above, CROWN 1935.

Reverse inscription

CROWN 1935

EdgeInscribed Edge inscription

DECUS ET TUTAMEN ANNO REGNI XXV

Crown (St George, Modern): Photos

Coin - Crown, Silver Jubilee George V, Great Britain, 1935
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Coin - Crown, Silver Jubilee George V, Great Britain, 1935
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List of 1 coins of type: Crown (St George, Modern) from United Kingdom
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Crown 1935 Rocking Horse 717,269 King George V Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head) GEORGIVS V. DG. BRITT: OMN: REX. FD. IND: IMP: