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Information about effigy: King George V of the United Kingdom / Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head)

PersonKing George V of the United Kingdom
Year1911
Description

Sir Edgar Bertram Mackennal, KCVO (12 June 1863 – 10 October 1931), usually known as Bertram Mackennal, was an Australian sculptor, most famous for designing the coinage and stamps bearing the likeness of King George V.

His signature on coins was "BM".

Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head): Photos

Proof Coin - 1/2 Sovereign, South Africa, 1923
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author: Justine Philip
Notes: Gold.
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Coin - Halfcrown, George V, Great Britain, 1936
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author: Justine Philip
Notes: Silver.
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Coin - 1/3 Farthing, Malta, 1913
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author: Heath Warwick
Notes: Bronze.
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Coin - Sovereign, South Africa, 1929
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author: Justine Philip
Notes: Gold. Small head, introduced 1929.
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List of 278 coins issued carrying effigy: Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head)
CountryNameYearMintage
United Kingdom Sovereign 1911 1911 40,048,431
United Kingdom Half Sovereign 1911 1911 6,490,243
United Kingdom Two Pounds 1911 (Proof only) 1911 2,812
United Kingdom Five Pounds 1911 (Proof only) 1911 2,812
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1911 1911 2,920,580
United Kingdom Shilling 1911 1911 20,071,908
United Kingdom Florin 1911 1911 5,957,291
United Kingdom Sixpence 1911 1911 9,161,317
United Kingdom Threepence 1911 (Circulating) 1911 5,849,076
United Kingdom Fourpence 1911 (Maundy) 1911 1,635
United Kingdom Threepence 1911 (Maundy) 1911 1,635
United Kingdom Twopence 1911 (Maundy) 1911 1,635
United Kingdom Penny 1911 (Maundy) 1911 1,635
United Kingdom Sovereign 1912 1912 39,292,322
United Kingdom Half Sovereign 1912 1912 6,502,316
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1912 1912 4,700,789
United Kingdom Shilling 1912 1912 15,594,009
United Kingdom Florin 1912 1912 8,571,731
United Kingdom Sixpence 1912 1912 10,984,129
United Kingdom Threepence 1912 (Circulating) 1912 8,934,071
United Kingdom Fourpence 1912 (Maundy) 1912 1,616
United Kingdom Threepence 1912 (Maundy) 1912 1,616
United Kingdom Twopence 1912 (Maundy) 1912 1,616
United Kingdom Penny 1912 (Maundy) 1912 1,616
United Kingdom Sovereign 1913 1913 33,750,854
United Kingdom Half Sovereign 1913 1913 6,094,290
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1913 1913 4,090,169
United Kingdom Shilling 1913 1913 9,001,509
United Kingdom Florin 1913 1913 4,545,278
United Kingdom Sixpence 1913 1913 7,499,833
United Kingdom Threepence 1913 (Circulating) 1913 7,144,470
United Kingdom Fourpence 1913 (Maundy) 1913 1,590
United Kingdom Threepence 1913 (Maundy) 1913 1,590
United Kingdom Twopence 1913 (Maundy) 1913 1,590
United Kingdom Penny 1913 (Maundy) 1913 1,590
United Kingdom Sovereign 1914 1914 20,118,033
United Kingdom Half Sovereign 1914 1914 7,573,124
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1914 1914 18,333,003
United Kingdom Shilling 1914 1914 23,415,843
United Kingdom Florin 1914 1914 21,252,701
United Kingdom Sixpence 1914 1914 22,714,602
United Kingdom Threepence 1914 (Circulating) 1914 6,734,566
United Kingdom Fourpence 1914 (Maundy) 1914 1,651
United Kingdom Threepence 1914 (Maundy) 1914 1,651
United Kingdom Twopence 1914 (Maundy) 1914 1,651
United Kingdom Penny 1914 (Maundy) 1914 1,651
United Kingdom Sovereign 1915 1915 27,652,715
United Kingdom Half Sovereign 1915 1915 3,198,630
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1915 1915 32,433,066
United Kingdom Shilling 1915 1915 39,279,024
United Kingdom Florin 1915 1915 12,357,939
United Kingdom Sixpence 1915 1915 15,694,597
United Kingdom Threepence 1915 (Circulating) 1915 5,451,910
United Kingdom Fourpence 1915 (Maundy) 1915 1,441
United Kingdom Threepence 1915 (Maundy) 1915 1,441
United Kingdom Twopence 1915 (Maundy) 1915 1,441
United Kingdom Penny 1915 (Maundy) 1915 1,441
United Kingdom Sovereign 1916 1916 8,171,636
United Kingdom Half Sovereign 1916 1916 448,000
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1916 1916 29,530,020
United Kingdom Shilling 1916 1916 35,862,015
United Kingdom Florin 1916 1916 21,064,337
United Kingdom Sixpence 1916 1916 22,207,178
United Kingdom Threepence 1916 (Circulating) 1916 18,556,329
United Kingdom Fourpence 1916 (Maundy) 1916 1,499
United Kingdom Threepence 1916 (Maundy) 1916 1,499
United Kingdom Twopence 1916 (Maundy) 1916 1,499
United Kingdom Penny 1916 (Maundy) 1916 1,499
United Kingdom Sovereign 1917 1917 7,741,314
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1917 1917 11,172,052
United Kingdom Shilling 1917 1917 22,202,608
United Kingdom Florin 1917 1917 11,181,617
United Kingdom Sixpence 1917 1917 7,725,475
United Kingdom Threepence 1917 (Circulating) 1917 21,663,727
United Kingdom Fourpence 1917 (Maundy) 1917 1,478
United Kingdom Threepence 1917 (Maundy) 1917 1,478
United Kingdom Twopence 1917 (Maundy) 1917 1,478
United Kingdom Penny 1917 (Maundy) 1917 1,478
United Kingdom Sovereign 1918 1918 13,900,265
United Kingdom Half Sovereign 1918 1918 unknown
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1918 1918 29,079,592
United Kingdom Shilling 1918 1918 34,915,934
United Kingdom Florin 1918 1918 29,211,792
United Kingdom Sixpence 1918 1918 27,558,743
United Kingdom Threepence 1918 (Circulating) 1918 20,632,284
United Kingdom Fourpence 1918 (Maundy) 1918 1,479
United Kingdom Threepence 1918 (Maundy) 1918 1,479
United Kingdom Twopence 1918 (Maundy) 1918 1,479
United Kingdom Penny 1918 (Maundy) 1918 1,479
United Kingdom Sovereign 1919 1919 5,480,498
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1919 1919 10,266,737
United Kingdom Shilling 1919 1919 10,823,824
United Kingdom Florin 1919 1919 9,469,292
United Kingdom Sixpence 1919 1919 13,375,447
United Kingdom Threepence 1919 (Circulating) 1919 16,846,445
United Kingdom Fourpence 1919 (Maundy) 1919 1,524
United Kingdom Threepence 1919 (Maundy) 1919 1,524
United Kingdom Twopence 1919 (Maundy) 1919 1,524
United Kingdom Penny 1919 (Maundy) 1919 1,524
United Kingdom Sovereign 1920 1920 3,311,196
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1920 1920 17,983,077
United Kingdom Shilling 1920 1920 22,825,142
United Kingdom Florin 1920 1920 15,387,833
United Kingdom Sixpence 1920 (Sterling Silver) 1920 14,136,287
United Kingdom Sixpence 1920 (Debased Silver) 1920 14,136,287
United Kingdom Threepence 1920 (Circulating) 1920 16,704,996
United Kingdom Fourpence 1920 (Maundy) 1920 1,460
United Kingdom Threepence 1920 (Maundy) 1920 1,460
United Kingdom Twopence 1920 (Maundy) 1920 1,460
United Kingdom Penny 1920 (Maundy) 1920 1,460
United Kingdom Sovereign 1921 1921 3,339,481
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1921 1921 23,677,889
United Kingdom Shilling 1921 1921 22,648,763
United Kingdom Florin 1921 1921 34,863,895
United Kingdom Sixpence 1921 1921 30,339,741
United Kingdom Threepence 1921 (Circulating) 1921 8,750,687
United Kingdom Fourpence 1921 (Maundy) 1921 1,542
United Kingdom Threepence 1921 (Maundy) 1921 1,542
United Kingdom Twopence 1921 (Maundy) 1921 1,542
United Kingdom Penny 1921 (Maundy) 1921 1,542
United Kingdom Sovereign 1922 1922 3,485,190
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1922 1922 16,396,774
United Kingdom Shilling 1922 1922 27,215,738
United Kingdom Florin 1922 1922 23,861,044
United Kingdom Sixpence 1922 1922 16,878,896
United Kingdom Threepence 1922 (Circulating) 1922 7,981,371
United Kingdom Fourpence 1922 (Maundy) 1922 1,609
United Kingdom Threepence 1922 (Maundy) 1922 1,609
United Kingdom Twopence 1922 (Maundy) 1922 1,609
United Kingdom Penny 1922 (Maundy) 1922 1,609
United Kingdom Sovereign 1923 1923 3,051,743
United Kingdom Half Sovereign 1923 (Proof only) 1923 655
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1923 1923 26,308,526
United Kingdom Shilling 1923 1923 14,575,243
United Kingdom Florin 1923 1923 21,546,533
United Kingdom Sixpence 1923 1923 6,382,793
United Kingdom Fourpence 1923 (Maundy) 1923 1,726
United Kingdom Threepence 1923 (Maundy) 1923 1,726
United Kingdom Twopence 1923 (Maundy) 1923 1,726
United Kingdom Penny 1923 (Maundy) 1923 1,726
United Kingdom Sovereign 1924 1924 2,139,740
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1924 1924 5,866,294
United Kingdom Shilling 1924 1924 9,250,095
United Kingdom Florin 1924 1924 4,582,372
United Kingdom Sixpence 1924 1924 17,444,218
United Kingdom Fourpence 1924 (Maundy) 1924 1,672
United Kingdom Threepence 1924 (Maundy) 1924 1,672
United Kingdom Twopence 1924 (Maundy) 1924 1,672
United Kingdom Penny 1924 (Maundy) 1924 1,672
United Kingdom Sovereign 1925 1925 21,276,258
United Kingdom Half Sovereign 1925 1925 946,615
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1925 1925 1,413,461
United Kingdom Shilling 1925 1925 5,418,764
United Kingdom Florin 1925 1925 1,404,136
United Kingdom Sixpence 1925 1925 12,720,558
United Kingdom Threepence 1925 (Circulating) 1925 3,733,297
United Kingdom Fourpence 1925 (Maundy) 1925 1,670
United Kingdom Threepence 1925 (Maundy) 1925 1,670
United Kingdom Twopence 1925 (Maundy) 1925 1,670
United Kingdom Penny 1925 (Maundy) 1925 1,670
United Kingdom Sovereign 1926 1926 13,663,346
United Kingdom Half Sovereign 1926 1926 806,540
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1926 1926 4,473,516
United Kingdom Shilling 1926 1926 22,516,453
United Kingdom Florin 1926 1926 5,125,410
United Kingdom Sixpence 1926 1926 21,809,621
United Kingdom Threepence 1926 (Circulating) 1926 4,109,144
United Kingdom Fourpence 1926 (Maundy) 1926 1,762
United Kingdom Threepence 1926 (Maundy) 1926 1,762
United Kingdom Twopence 1926 (Maundy) 1926 1,762
United Kingdom Penny 1926 (Maundy) 1926 1,762
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1927 Old Design 1927 6,852,872
United Kingdom Shilling 1927 Old Type 1927 9,262,244
United Kingdom Sixpence 1927 Lion on Crown 1927 68,939,873
United Kingdom Sovereign 1927 1927 18,073,404
United Kingdom Crown 1927 (Proof only) 1927 15,030
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1927 New Design 1927 15,000
United Kingdom Shilling 1927 New Type 1927 9,262,244
United Kingdom Florin 1927 (Proof only) 1927 15,000
United Kingdom Sixpence 1927 Oak Leaves (Proof only) 1927 15,000
United Kingdom Threepence 1927 (Circulating, proof only) 1927 15,022
United Kingdom Fourpence 1927 (Maundy) 1927 1,681
United Kingdom Threepence 1927 (Maundy) 1927 1,681
United Kingdom Twopence 1927 (Maundy) 1927 1,681
United Kingdom Penny 1927 (Maundy) 1927 1,681
United Kingdom Sovereign 1928 1928 19,981,682
United Kingdom Crown 1928 1928 9,034
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1928 1928 18,762,727
United Kingdom Shilling 1928 1928 18,136,778
United Kingdom Florin 1928 1928 11,087,186
United Kingdom Sixpence 1928 1928 23,123,384
United Kingdom Threepence 1928 (Circulating) 1928 1,302,106
United Kingdom Fourpence 1928 (Maundy) 1928 1,642
United Kingdom Threepence 1928 (Maundy) 1928 1,642
United Kingdom Twopence 1928 (Maundy) 1928 1,642
United Kingdom Penny 1928 (Maundy) 1928 1,642
United Kingdom Sovereign 1929 1929 14,067,451
United Kingdom Crown 1929 1929 4,994
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1929 1929 17,632,636
United Kingdom Shilling 1929 1929 19,343,006
United Kingdom Florin 1929 1929 16,397,279
United Kingdom Sixpence 1929 1929 28,319,326
United Kingdom Fourpence 1929 (Maundy) 1929 1,761
United Kingdom Threepence 1929 (Maundy) 1929 1,761
United Kingdom Twopence 1929 (Maundy) 1929 1,761
United Kingdom Penny 1929 (Maundy) 1929 1,761
United Kingdom Sovereign 1930 1930 12,020,682
United Kingdom Crown 1930 1930 4,847
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1930 1930 809,501
United Kingdom Shilling 1930 1930 3,137,092
United Kingdom Florin 1930 1930 5,733,568
United Kingdom Sixpence 1930 1930 16,990,289
United Kingdom Threepence 1930 (Circulating) 1930 1,319,412
United Kingdom Fourpence 1930 (Maundy) 1930 1,724
United Kingdom Threepence 1930 (Maundy) 1930 1,724
United Kingdom Twopence 1930 (Maundy) 1930 1,724
United Kingdom Penny 1930 (Maundy) 1930 1,724
United Kingdom Sovereign 1931 1931 9,743,139
United Kingdom Crown 1931 1931 4,056
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1931 1931 11,264,468
United Kingdom Shilling 1931 1931 6,993,926
United Kingdom Florin 1931 1931 6,556,331
United Kingdom Sixpence 1931 1931 16,873,268
United Kingdom Threepence 1931 (Circulating) 1931 6,251,936
United Kingdom Fourpence 1931 (Maundy) 1931 1,759
United Kingdom Threepence 1931 (Maundy) 1931 1,759
United Kingdom Twopence 1931 (Maundy) 1931 1,759
United Kingdom Penny 1931 (Maundy) 1931 1,759
United Kingdom Sovereign 1932 1932 1,066,680
United Kingdom Crown 1932 1932 2,395
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1932 1932 4,793,643
United Kingdom Shilling 1932 1932 12,168,101
United Kingdom Florin 1932 1932 717,041
United Kingdom Sixpence 1932 1932 9,406,117
United Kingdom Threepence 1932 (Circulating) 1932 5,887,325
United Kingdom Fourpence 1932 (Maundy) 1932 1,835
United Kingdom Threepence 1932 (Maundy) 1932 1,835
United Kingdom Twopence 1932 (Maundy) 1932 1,835
United Kingdom Penny 1932 (Maundy) 1932 1,835
United Kingdom Crown 1933 1933 7,132
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1933 1933 10,311,494
United Kingdom Shilling 1933 1933 11,511,624
United Kingdom Florin 1933 1933 8,685,303
United Kingdom Sixpence 1933 1933 22,185,083
United Kingdom Threepence 1933 (Circulating) 1933 5,578,541
United Kingdom Fourpence 1933 (Maundy) 1933 1,872
United Kingdom Threepence 1933 (Maundy) 1933 1,872
United Kingdom Twopence 1933 (Maundy) 1933 1,872
United Kingdom Penny 1933 (Maundy) 1933 1,872
United Kingdom Crown 1934 1934 932
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1934 1934 2,422,399
United Kingdom Shilling 1934 1934 6,138,463
United Kingdom Sixpence 1934 1934 9,304,009
United Kingdom Threepence 1934 (Circulating) 1934 7,405,954
United Kingdom Fourpence 1934 (Maundy) 1934 1,887
United Kingdom Threepence 1934 (Maundy) 1934 1,887
United Kingdom Twopence 1934 (Maundy) 1934 1,887
United Kingdom Penny 1934 (Maundy) 1934 1,887
United Kingdom Crown 1935 Rocking Horse 1935 717,269
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1935 1935 7,022,216
United Kingdom Shilling 1935 1935 9,183,462
United Kingdom Florin 1935 1935 7,540,546
United Kingdom Sixpence 1935 1935 13,995,621
United Kingdom Threepence 1935 (Circulating) 1935 7,027,654
United Kingdom Fourpence 1935 (Maundy) 1935 1,928
United Kingdom Threepence 1935 (Maundy) 1935 1,928
United Kingdom Twopence 1935 (Maundy) 1935 1,928
United Kingdom Penny 1935 (Maundy) 1935 1,928
United Kingdom Crown 1936 1936 2,473
United Kingdom Halfcrown 1936 1936 7,039,423
United Kingdom Shilling 1936 1936 11,910,613
United Kingdom Florin 1936 1936 9,897,448
United Kingdom Sixpence 1936 1936 24,380,171
United Kingdom Threepence 1936 (Circulating) 1936 3,238,670
United Kingdom Fourpence 1936 (Maundy) 1936 1,323
United Kingdom Threepence 1936 (Maundy) 1936 1,323
United Kingdom Twopence 1936 (Maundy) 1936 1,323
United Kingdom Penny 1936 (Maundy) 1936 1,323
Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Bare Head): Some useful external links
Wikipedia: Bertram Mackennal Museum Victoria Collections: Edgar Bertram Mackennal, Sculptor (1863-1931)