Information about effigy: Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Bust)

King George V of the United Kingdom (3 June 1865 - 20 January 1936)

Crowned and robed bust of King George V to left.

This effigy was designed by Percy Metcalfe.

This effigy was used on coins of British dominions and colonies such as Australia, Canada, New Zealand and South Africa. It was initially authorised for use on the Southern Rhodesia coinage from 1932.

King George V of the United Kingdom / Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Bust) - Coins (29)
CountryNameMintageLegend
New Zealand Florin 1933 2,100,020 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Shilling 1933 2,000,020 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Half Crown 1933 2,000,020 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Sixpence 1933 3,000,020 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Threepence 1933 6,000,020 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Australia Florin 1934-1935 Centenary of Victoria 75,000 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Fiji Shilling 1934 360,000 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Fiji Sixpence 1934 160,000 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Fiji Florin 1934 200,000 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Florin 1934 2,850,020 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Shilling 1934 3,400,020 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Threepence 1934 6,000,020 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Half Crown 1934 2,720,020 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Sixpence 1934 3,600,020 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Fiji Sixpence 1935 120,000 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Fiji Florin 1935 50,000 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Fiji Shilling 1935 180,000 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Sixpence 1935 560,364 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Threepence 1935 40,364 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Half Crown 1935 612,364 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Shilling 1935 1,680,364 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Florin 1935 755,364 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Waitangi Crown 1935 1,128 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Fiji Florin 1936 65,000 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Fiji Shilling 1936 140,000 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
Fiji Sixpence 1936 40,000 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Florin 1936 150,000 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Sixpence 1936 1,580,000 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
New Zealand Threepence 1936 2,760,000 GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
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Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Bust): Details
Year1932
Personal Information King George V of the United Kingdom
Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Bust): Photos
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Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Bust): Photo Proof Coin - 1/2 Crown, New Zealand, 1933 Proof Coin - 1/2 Crown, New Zealand, 1933
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author: Heath Warwick
Notes: Silver.
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