1 Sovereign, South Africa, 1926

Description (Brief):

One (1) sovereign coin

Description (Brief)

South Africa, 1926

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Obverse Image: Head of King George V facing left.

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Obverse Text: GEORGIVS V D.G. BRITT: OMN: REX F.D. IND: IMP: / B.M.

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Reverse Image: St. George on horseback slaying the dragon below.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 1926 / SA / B.P.

Date Made: 1926Associated Date: 1926

Head Of Government: George V King of the United Kingdom

Location: Currently not on view

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

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

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Credit Line: U.S. Department of Treasury. Bureau of Customs

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.71.91.511Catalog Number: 71.91.511Accession Number: 297035

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: gold (overall material)Measurements: overall: .16 cm x 2.18 cm; 1/16 in x 27/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-a6a8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_935487

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