1 Penny, South Africa, 1937

Description (Brief):

One (1) penny coin

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South Africa, 1937

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Obverse Image: Head of King George VI facing left.

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Obverse Text: GEORGIVS VI REX IMPERATOR / HP

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Reverse Image: A ship at sail.

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Reverse Text: SOUTH AFRICA / 1937 / SUID AFRIKA / 1 D. / KG

Date Made: 1937

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: Olga Raymond

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.NU90665Accession Number: 259971Catalog Number: NU90665

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: bronze (overall material)Measurements: overall: .18 cm x 3.09 cm; 1/16 in x 1 7/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4b47b2ff9-7eeb-14ef-e053-15f76fa046ab

Record Id: nmah_1988890

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