1/2 Pound, South Africa, 1960

Description (Brief):

One (1) 1/2 pound coin, proof

Description (Brief)

South Africa, 1960

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Head of Elizabeth II facing right.

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Obverse Text: ELIZABETH II REGINA

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Reverse Image: Springbok antelope.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: SOUTH AFRICA / 1960 / SUID-AFRIKA / £1/2 / CLS

Date Made: 1960

Head Of Government: Elizabeth II Queen of Great Britain and Ireland

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: The Chase Manhattan Bank

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.79.112.CM04391.02Catalog Number: 79.112.CM04391.02Accession Number: 1979.1263

Object Name: coinOther Terms: coin; Proof

Physical Description: gold (overall material)Measurements: overall: .1 cm x 1.93 cm; 1/32 in x 3/4 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-cb3e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_943803

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