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

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 (Crowned Bust): Photos

Specimen Coin - 25 Cents, Canada, 1912
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author: Jennifer McNair
Notes: Silver.
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Coin - 1 Cent, British Honduras (Belize), 1911
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author: Jennifer McNair
Notes: Bronze.
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Proof Coin - Florin (2 Shillings), Opening of Parliament House, Canberra Florin, Australia, 1927
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author: Naomi Andrzejeski
Notes: Silver (Proof). Shortened version.
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List of 161 coins issued carrying effigy: Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust)
CountryNameYearMintage
Australia Halfpenny 1911 1911 2,832,060
Australia Penny 1911 1911 3,768,000
Australia Threepence 1911 1911 2,000,000
Australia Sixpence 1911 1911 1,000,000
Australia Shilling 1911 1911 1,700,000
Australia Florin 1911 1911 950,000
British Honduras One Cent 1911 1911 25,000
British Honduras Five Cents 1911 1911 10,000
British Honduras Twenty Five Cents 1911 1911 14,000
British Honduras Fifty Cents 1911 1911 12,000
Australia Halfpenny 1912 1912 2,400,000
Australia Penny 1912 1912 3,600,000
Australia Threepence 1912 1912 2,400,000
Australia Sixpence 1912 1912 1,600,000
Australia Shilling 1912 1912 1,000,000
Australia Florin 1912 1912 1,000,000
British Honduras One Cent 1912 1912 50,000
British Honduras Five Cents 1912 1912 20,000
Australia Halfpenny 1913 1913 2,160,000
Australia Penny 1913 1913 2,520,000
Australia Shilling 1913 1913 1,200,000
Australia Florin 1913 1913 1,200,000
British Honduras One Cent 1913 1913 25,000
Australia Halfpenny 1914 1914 2,640,000
Australia Penny 1914 1914 720,000
Australia Threepence 1914 1914 1,600,000
Australia Sixpence 1914 1914 1,800,000
Australia Shilling 1914 1914 3,300,000
Australia Florin 1914 1914 2,800,000
British Honduras One Cent 1914 1914 175,000
Australia Halfpenny 1915 1915 720,000
Australia Penny 1915 1915 2,280,000
Australia Threepence 1915 1915 800,000
Australia Shilling 1915 1915 1,300,000
Australia Florin 1915 1915 1,250,000
Australia Halfpenny 1916 1916 3,600,025
Australia Penny 1916 1916 3,324,000
Australia Threepence 1916 1916 1,913,525
Australia Sixpence 1916 1916 1,769,025
Australia Shilling 1916 1916 5,141,025
Australia Florin 1916 1916 2,752,025
British Honduras One Cent 1916 1916 125,000
British Honduras Five Cents 1916 1916 20,000
Australia Halfpenny 1917 1917 5,760,000
Australia Penny 1917 1917 6,240,000
Australia Threepence 1917 1917 3,808,500
Australia Sixpence 1917 1917 1,632,000
Australia Shilling 1917 1917 5,274,000
Australia Florin 1917 1917 4,305,000
Australia Halfpenny 1918 1918 1,440,000
Australia Penny 1918 1918 1,200,000
Australia Threepence 1918 1918 3,119,500
Australia Sixpence 1918 1918 915,000
Australia Shilling 1918 1918 3,761,000
Australia Florin 1918 1918 2,095,000
British Honduras One Cent 1918 1918 40,000
British Honduras Five Cents 1918 1918 20,000
British Honduras Ten Cents 1918 1918 10,000
Australia Halfpenny 1919 1919 3,326,400
Australia Penny 1919 1919 5,810,160
Australia Threepence 1919 1919 3,201,500
Australia Sixpence 1919 1919 1,521,000
Australia Shilling 1919 (pattern) 1919 unknown
Australia Florin 1919 1919 1,677,000
British Honduras One Cent 1919 1919 50,000
British Honduras Five Cents 1919 1919 20,000
British Honduras Ten Cents 1919 1919 10,000
British Honduras Twenty Five Cents 1919 1919 40,000
British Honduras Fifty Cents 1919 1919 40,000
Australia Halfpenny 1920 1920 4,113,600
Australia Penny 1920 1920 9,041,600
Australia Threepence 1920 1920 4,196,000
Australia Sixpence 1920 1920 1,476,000
Australia Shilling 1920 1920 520,000
Australia Florin 1920 (pattern) 1920 unknown
Australia Halfpenny 1921 1921 5,280,000
Australia Penny 1921 1921 7,438,320
Australia Threepence 1921 1921 7,378,073
Australia Sixpence 1921 1921 3,795,288
Australia Shilling 1921 1921 1,641,000
Australia Florin 1921 1921 1,247,112
Australia Halfpenny 1922 1922 6,924,000
Australia Penny 1922 1922 12,697,440
Australia Threepence 1922 1922 5,531,500
Australia Sixpence 1922 1922 1,488,000
Australia Shilling 1922 1922 2,039,924
Australia Florin 1922 1922 2,057,858
Australia Halfpenny 1923 1923 1,113,600
Australia Penny 1923 1923 5,654,400
Australia Threepence 1923 1923 815,283
Australia Sixpence 1923 1923 1,453,038
Australia Florin 1923 1923 1,038,464
Australia Halfpenny 1924 1924 681,600
Australia Penny 1924 1924 4,665,840
Australia Threepence 1924 1924 2,014,044
Australia Sixpence 1924 1924 1,038,191
Australia Shilling 1924 1924 673,658
Australia Florin 1924 1924 1,582,674
British Honduras One Cent 1924 1924 50,000
Australia Halfpenny 1925 1925 1,147,200
Australia Penny 1925 1925 1,639,200
Australia Threepence 1925 1925 4,347,585
Australia Sixpence 1925 1925 3,266,307
Australia Shilling 1925 1925 1,448,794
Australia Florin 1925 1925 2,960,000
Australia Halfpenny 1926 1926 4,132,800
Australia Penny 1926 1926 1,860,000
Australia Threepence 1926 1926 6,158,000
Australia Sixpence 1926 1926 3,609,000
Australia Shilling 1926 1926 2,352,100
Australia Florin 1926 1926 2,487,250
British Honduras One Cent 1926 1926 50,000
Australia Halfpenny 1927 1927 3,072,050
Australia Penny 1927 1927 4,922,450
Australia Threepence 1927 1927 6,720,050
Australia Sixpence 1927 1927 3,592,040
Australia Shilling 1927 1927 1,146,050
Australia Florin 1927 1927 1,420,970
Australia Florin 1927 Parliament House 1927 2,000,400
Australia Halfpenny 1928 1928 2,318,400
Australia Penny 1928 1928 3,038,400
Australia Threepence 1928 1928 5,008,000
Australia Sixpence 1928 1928 2,721,000
Australia Shilling 1928 1928 664,000
Australia Florin 1928 1928 1,962,000
Australia Halfpenny 1929 1929 2,635,200
Australia Penny 1929 1929 2,599,200
Australia Halfpenny 1930 1930 638,406
Australia Penny 1930 1930 unknown
Australia Halfpenny 1931 1931 369,600
Australia Penny 1931 1931 494,400
Australia Shilling 1931 1931 1,000,570
Australia Florin 1931 1931 3,129,682
Australia Halfpenny 1932 1932 2,553,600
Australia Penny 1932 1932 2,116,800
Australia Florin 1932 1932 188,000
Australia Halfpenny 1933 1933 4,608,000
Australia Penny 1933 1933 5,817,600
Australia Shilling 1933 1933 220,000
Australia Florin 1933 1933 488,000
Australia Halfpenny 1934 1934 3,816,100
Australia Penny 1934 1934 5,808,100
Australia Threepence 1934 1934 1,616,100
Australia Sixpence 1934 1934 1,024,100
Australia Shilling 1934 1934 480,100
Australia Florin 1934 1934 1,674,100
Australia Halfpenny 1935 1935 2,916,100
Australia Penny 1935 1935 3,724,900
Australia Sixpence 1935 1935 392,000
Australia Shilling 1935 1935 500,000
Australia Florin 1935 1935 915,000
Australia Threepence 1935 1935 2,800,000
Australia Halfpenny 1936 1936 2,562,200
Australia Penny 1936 1936 9,890,400
Australia Threepence 1936 1936 3,600,000
Australia Sixpence 1936 1936 1,800,000
Australia Shilling 1936 1936 2,000,000
Australia Florin 1936 1936 2,382,000
British Honduras One Cent 1936 1936 40,050
British Honduras Five Cents 1936 1936 60,050
British Honduras Ten Cents 1936 1936 30,050
Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust): Some useful external links
Wikipedia: Bertram Mackennal Museum Victoria Collections: Edgar Bertram Mackennal, Sculptor (1863-1931)