1 Shilling, South Africa, 1951

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One (1) shilling coin

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South Africa, 1951

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Obverse Image: Head of King George VI facing left.

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Reverse Image: Female figure standing with an anchor.

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Reverse Text: SOUTH AFRICA / 1951 / SUID-AFRIKA / 1 S. / KG

Date Made: 1951

Location: Currently not on view

Place Used: South AfricaPlace Made: South Africa: Gauteng, Pretoria

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, South African Currency


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Credit Line: Carl H. Jaeschke

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.105.3889Catalog Number: 71.105.3889Accession Number: 297845

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: .15 cm x 2.35 cm; 1/16 in x 15/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4b2992267-6749-7e91-e053-15f76fa06841

Record Id: nmah_1986892

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