Penny 1943, Coin from Fiji - detailed information

Penny 1943, Coin from Fiji (demonetised 1969)
CoinPenny 1943

MintSan Francisco Mint Mint MarkLetter S Total Mintage1,000,000 (1.0 million)
Obverse
Fiji / Penny 1943 - obverse photo

Above central hole, a crown; around hole, GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR.

Obverse Inscription GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Reverse
Fiji / Penny 1943 - reverse photo

Central hole divides the date 1943; around above FIJI; around below, PENNY; the mint mark, S, below the hole.

Reverse Inscription FIJI 1943 PENNY
EdgePlainEdge InscriptionNone
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Penny 1943: Details
CountryFiji
CurrencyFijian Pound
Coin TypePenny (Brass)
Issued1943
MonarchKing George VI
Face Value1 (x Penny)
Mintage1,000,000 (1.0 million)
CurrentNo; demonetised 1969
MaterialBrass
DesignerGeorge Kruger Gray
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound with hole
Size26.000 mm
Mass6.340 g
OCC IDYMXK-DOKQ-CQAX-OWQJ
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Penny 1943: Photos
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Coin - 1 Penny, Fiji, 1943
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Coin - 1 Penny, Fiji, 1943
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Penny 1943: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsFiji KM# 7a