Information about legend: BRITISH WEST AFRICA · [year] ·

BRITISH WEST AFRICA · [year] · (1912 - 1958)
LegendBRITISH WEST AFRICA · [year] ·
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The British West African Pound was the currency of British West Africa, a group of British colonies, protectorates and mandate territories - Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Ghana (originally Gold Coast) and Gambia. From 1907 till 1911 the reverse of the coins of this currency showed the legend NIGERIA BRITISH WEST AFRICA. After 1911, the word NIGERIA was dropped.

BRITISH WEST AFRICA · [year] · - British West Africa - (204) Coins (Page 1 of 3)
Coin NameMintageEffigy
Halfpenny 1912 3,120,000
One Penny 1912 1,560,000
One-tenth Penny 1912 10,800,000
Halfpenny 1913 1,598,000
One Shilling 1913 12,340,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One-tenth Penny 1913 5,712,000
Sixpence 1913 960,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Threepence 1913 736,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1913 3,276,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Halfpenny 1914 4,185,000
One Penny 1914 3,014,000
One Shilling 1914 14,292,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One-tenth Penny 1914 21,288,000
Sixpence 1914 952,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Threepence 1914 1,560,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1914 967,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Halfpenny 1915 3,576,720
One Penny 1915 3,295,200
One Shilling 1915 254,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One-tenth Penny 1915 10,032,000
Threepence 1915 270,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1915 65,654 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Halfpenny 1916 4,045,680
One Penny 1916 3,460,800
One Shilling 1916 11,837,732 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One-tenth Penny 1916 480,000
Sixpence 1916 400,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Threepence 1916 820,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1916 9,824,480 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Halfpenny 1917 213,600
One Penny 1917 444,000
One Shilling 1917 15,018,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One-tenth Penny 1917 9,384,000
Sixpence 1917 2,400,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Threepence 1917 3,600,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1917 1,059,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Halfpenny 1918 489,600
One Penny 1918 993,600
One Shilling 1918 9,486,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Sixpence 1918 1,160,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Threepence 1918 1,722,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1918 7,294,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Halfpenny 1919 8,811,600
One Penny 1919 22,128,300
One Shilling 1919 2,992,045 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One-tenth Penny 1919 1,392,000
Sixpence 1919 8,676,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Threepence 1919 19,826,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1919 12,866,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Halfpenny 1920 40,128,940
One Penny 1920 58,554,600
One Shilling 1920 (Brass) 33,816,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One Shilling 1920 (Silver) 828,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One-tenth Penny 1920 14,556,000
Sixpence 1920 (Brass) 12,000,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Sixpence 1920 (Silver) 2,948,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Threepence 1920 (Brass) 19,000,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Threepence 1920 (Silver) 3,616,029 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1920 (Brass) 15,856,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1920 (Silver) 2,608,960 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Halfpenny 1922 5,817,360
One Penny 1922 3,970,560
One Shilling 1922 33,324,355 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One-tenth Penny 1922 7,264,778
Two Shillings 1922 15,500,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One Shilling 1923 29,384,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One-tenth Penny 1923 12,000,000
Sixpence 1923 2,000,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1923 12,698,233 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One Shilling 1924 33,566,800 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Sixpence 1924 3,000,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1924 1,500,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One Shilling 1925 19,800,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One-tenth Penny 1925 26,400,000
Sixpence 1925 2,800,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Threepence 1925 8,800,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1925 3,700,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One Penny 1926 8,040,000
One Shilling 1926 19,952,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One-tenth Penny 1926 12,000,000
Threepence 1926 1,600,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1926 11,500,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Halfpenny 1927 528,000
One Penny 1927 792,000
One Shilling 1927 22,248,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One-tenth Penny 1927 3,984,000
Threepence 1927 800,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1927 11,100,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One Penny 1928 6,672,000
One Shilling 1928 10,000,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
One-tenth Penny 1928 17,875,000
Sixpence 1928 400,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Threepence 1928 1,760,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Two Shillings 1928 7,900,000 King George V - Crowned Bust, by Bertram Mackennal
Halfpenny 1929 336,000
One Penny 1929 636,000
One-tenth Penny 1930 9,600,000
Halfpenny 1931 96,000
One-tenth Penny 1931 9,840,000
Halfpenny 1932 960,000
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Year From1912
Year To1958
CountryBritish West Africa
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