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Coin: Penny 1936 (King George V)
Description

CountryFiji CurrencyFijian Pound
Face value1 (x Penny) TypePenny (CuproNickel)
Year1936 CurrentNo (demonetised 1969)
Mintage240,000 (240000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Royal Mint London No mint mark 240,000 (240000)
MaterialCuproNickel DesignerGeorge Kruger Gray
MonarchKing George V Effigy
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound with hole
Size (mm)26 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)6.3400
Obverse

Above central hole, a crown; around hole, GEORGE V KING EMPEROR.

Obverse inscription GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Reverse

Central hole divides the date 1936; around above FIJI; around below, PENNY.

Reverse inscriptionFIJI 1936 PENNY
EdgePlain Edge inscriptionNone
Penny 1936 (King George V): Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof unknown
Penny 1936 (King George V): Photos
Penny 1936 (King George V): Photo Coin - 1 Penny, Fiji, 1936
Coin - 1 Penny, Fiji, 1936
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Penny 1936 (King George V): Photo Coin - 1 Penny, Fiji, 1936
Coin - 1 Penny, Fiji, 1936
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Penny 1936 (King George V): Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsFiji KM# 2
Penny 1936 (King George V): References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Museums Victoria Collections 2016 Coin description link
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mint
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Varieties Proof
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Penny 1936 (King George V): Some useful external links
Museums Victoria: Coin - 1 Penny, Fiji, 1936
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