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Coin type: Florin George V First Issue (Debased)
Description

Composition: 0.500 silver (0.1818 oz ASW).

CountryUnited Kingdom CurrencyPound Sterling (pre-decimal)
Sub-type ofFlorin Sub-types
Face value2 (x Shilling)
Years produced1920 - 1926 CurrentNo (demonetised 1993)
Material0.500 Silver Designer
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)28.3000 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)11.3100
Obverse

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

Obverse inscription

GEORGIVS V D.G. BRITT: OMN: REX F.D. IND: IMP:

Reverse

Four crowned shields forming a cross around the Star of the Garter, the shields bear the arms of England (top and bottom), Scotland (right) and Ireland (left); in the angles four sceptres, two surmounted by orbs, the others by a harp and a thistle; around ONE FLORIN and the date, the date being divided by the crown above the lower shield.

Reverse inscription

ONE FLORIN [year]

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

Florin George V First Issue (Debased): Photos

Great Britain 1925 florin
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Great Britain 1925 florin
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List of 7 coins of type: Florin George V First Issue (Debased) from United Kingdom
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Florin 1920 15,387,833 King George V Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head) GEORGIVS V D. G. BRITT: OMN: REX F. D. IND: IMP:
Florin 1921 34,863,895 King George V Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head) GEORGIVS V D. G. BRITT: OMN: REX F. D. IND: IMP:
Florin 1922 23,861,044 King George V Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head) GEORGIVS V D. G. BRITT: OMN: REX F. D. IND: IMP:
Florin 1923 21,546,533 King George V Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head) GEORGIVS V D. G. BRITT: OMN: REX F. D. IND: IMP:
Florin 1924 4,582,372 King George V Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head) GEORGIVS V D. G. BRITT: OMN: REX F. D. IND: IMP:
Florin 1925 1,404,136 King George V Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head) GEORGIVS V D. G. BRITT: OMN: REX F. D. IND: IMP:
Florin 1926 5,125,410 King George V Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head) GEORGIVS V D. G. BRITT: OMN: REX F. D. IND: IMP: