Penny 1959, Coin from Fiji - detailed information

Penny 1959, Coin from Fiji (demonetised 1969)
CoinPenny 1959

MintRoyal Mint Mint MarkNo mint mark Total Mintage864,000
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Obverse
Fiji / Penny 1959 - obverse photo

Above central hole, a crown; around hole, QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND.

Obverse Inscription QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Reverse
Fiji / Penny 1959 - reverse photo

Central hole divides the date 1959; around above FIJI; around below, PENNY.

Reverse Inscription FIJI 1959 PENNY
EdgePlainEdge InscriptionNone
Penny 1959: Known varieties
Variety Proof
Mintage Issued: unknown
Penny 1959: References to Information Used
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Penny 1959: Details
CountryFiji
CurrencyFijian Pound
Coin TypePenny (CuproNickel)
Issued1959
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II
Face Value1 (x Penny)
Mintage864,000
CurrentNo; demonetised 1969
MaterialCuproNickel
DesignerPercy Metcalfe
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound with hole
Size26.000 mm
Mass6.340 g
OCC IDJPMV-ROAP-CMRY-ENQG
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Penny 1959: Photos
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Coin - 1 Penny, Fiji, 1959
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Coin - 1 Penny, Fiji, 1959
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Penny 1959: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsFiji KM# 21