|Coin Type||Crown (Shield, 0.500 silver)|
Struck to commemorate the coronation of King George VI on 12 May 1937.
Bare head of King George VI facing left; below neck in small letters, HP (T. Humphrey Paget); around, GEORGIVS VI D: G: BR: OMN: REX.
|Obverse Inscription||GEORGIVS VI D: G: BR: OMN: REX|
Crowned flat topped shield quartered with the arms of England (1 & 4), Scotland (2) and Ireland (3) supported by lion and unicorn; below, incuse on ribbon, DIEU ET MON DROIT; below supporters and divided by the shield, artist's initials KG (for George Kruger Gray); around above, FID: DEF: IND: IMP:; around below, CROWN : 1937.
|Reverse Inscription||FID: DEF: IND: IMP: CROWN 1937|