Penny 1961, Coin from Fiji - detailed information

Penny 1961, Coin from Fiji (demonetised 1969)
CoinPenny 1961

MintRoyal Mint Mint MarkNo mint mark Total Mintage432,000
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Obverse
Fiji / Penny 1961 - obverse photo

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

Obverse Inscription QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Reverse
Fiji / Penny 1961 - reverse photo

Central hole divides the date 1961; around above FIJI; around below, PENNY.

Reverse Inscription FIJI 1961 PENNY
EdgePlainEdge InscriptionNone
Penny 1961: Known varieties
Variety Proof
Mintage Issued: unknown
Penny 1961: References to Information Used
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Penny 1961: Details
CountryFiji
CurrencyFijian Pound
Coin TypePenny (CuproNickel)
Issued1961
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II
Face Value1 (x Penny)
Mintage432,000
CurrentNo; demonetised 1969
MaterialCuproNickel
DesignerPercy Metcalfe
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound with hole
Size26.000 mm
Mass6.340 g
OCC IDWLGV-BOLD-CXKK-OMPX
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Penny 1961: Photos
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Coin - 1 Penny, Fiji, 1961
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Coin - 1 Penny, Fiji, 1961
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Penny 1961: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsFiji KM# 21