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Coin: Shilling 1958
Description

CountryFiji CurrencyFijian Pound
Face value1 (x Shilling) TypeShilling (CuproNickel)
Year1958 CurrentNo (demonetised 1969)
Mintage400,000 (400000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Royal Mint London No mint mark 400,000 (400000)
MaterialSilver DesignerPercy Metcalfe
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Cecil Thomas
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)23.5000 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)5.6000
Obverse

Crowned bust of the Queen facing right; around, QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND.

Obverse inscription QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Reverse

Outrigger canoe under sail to right dividing the date 1958; above, SHILLING; below, FIJI.

Reverse inscription

SHILLING 1958 FIJI

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

Shilling 1958: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof unknown
Shilling 1958: Photos
Shilling 1958: Photo Coin - 1 Shilling, Fiji, 1958
Coin - 1 Shilling, Fiji, 1958
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Shilling 1958: Photo Coin - 1 Shilling, Fiji, 1958
Coin - 1 Shilling, Fiji, 1958
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Shilling 1958: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsFiji KM# 23
Shilling 1958: 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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Shilling 1958: Some useful external links
Museums Victoria: Coin - 1 Shilling, Fiji, 1958
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List of all (13) coins of type: Fiji / Shilling
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