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Coin: Halfcrown 1922
Description

CountryUnited Kingdom CurrencyPound Sterling (pre-decimal)
Face value2 1/2 (x Shilling) TypeHalfcrown George V (0.500 Silver, First Issue)
Year1922 CurrentNo (demonetised 1970)
Mintage16,396,774 (16.4 million)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Royal Mint No mint mark 16,396,774 (16.4 million)
Material0.500 Silver Designer
MonarchKing George V EffigyPortrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)32.3000 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)14.1380
Obverse

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

Obverse inscription GEORGIVS V DEI GRA: BRITT: OMN: REX
Reverse

At centre within Garter inscribed HONI SOIT QVI MAL Y PENSE; a crowned shield quartered with the arms of England (1 & 4) Scotland (2) and Ireland (3); around above FID: DEF: IND: IMP:; around below, HALF 1922 CROWN the date being divided by the base of the Garter.

Reverse inscriptionFID: DEF: IND: IMP: HALF 1922 CROWN
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
Halfcrown 1922: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
New reverse unknown (hover mouse for text)
Halfcrown 1922: Photos
Halfcrown 1922: Photo 1922-3C bright George V British Silver Half Crown
1922-3C bright George V British Silver Half Crown
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Halfcrown 1922: Photo 1922-3C bright George V British Silver Half Crown
1922-3C bright George V British Silver Half Crown
Copyright: Silveragecoins.com
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Halfcrown 1922: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsGreat Britain KM# 818.1a
Spink, Coins of England and the United Kingdom4021A
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsGreat Britain KM# 818.2 (New reverse)
Halfcrown 1922: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Museums Victoria Collections 2016 Coin description
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mint
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Varieties New reverse
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Halfcrown 1922: Links to sites that (may) sell similar coins
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List of all (132) coins of type: United Kingdom / Halfcrown
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Halfcrown 1835 Halfcrown 1836 Halfcrown 1837 Halfcrown 1839 Halfcrown 1840 Halfcrown 1841
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Halfcrown 1892 Halfcrown 1893 Halfcrown 1894 Halfcrown 1895 Halfcrown 1896 Halfcrown 1897
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Halfcrown 1916 Halfcrown 1917 Halfcrown 1918 Halfcrown 1919 Halfcrown 1920 Halfcrown 1921
Halfcrown 1922 Halfcrown 1923 Halfcrown 1924 Halfcrown 1925 Halfcrown 1926 Halfcrown 1927 Old Design
Halfcrown 1927 New Design Halfcrown 1928 Halfcrown 1929 Halfcrown 1930 Halfcrown 1931 Halfcrown 1932
Halfcrown 1933 Halfcrown 1934 Halfcrown 1935 Halfcrown 1936 Halfcrown 1937 Halfcrown 1938
Halfcrown 1939 Halfcrown 1940 Halfcrown 1941 Halfcrown 1942 Halfcrown 1943 Halfcrown 1944
Halfcrown 1945 Halfcrown 1946 Halfcrown 1947 Halfcrown 1948 Halfcrown 1949 Halfcrown 1950
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Halfcrown 1957 Halfcrown 1958 Halfcrown 1959 Halfcrown 1960 Halfcrown 1961 Halfcrown 1962
Halfcrown 1963 Halfcrown 1964 Halfcrown 1965 Halfcrown 1966 Halfcrown 1967 Halfcrown 1970 (Proof only)