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3 Pence, British West Africa, 1946

3 Pence, British West Africa, 1946

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 3 pence coin
British West Africa, 1946
Obverse Image: Bust of King George VI facing left.
Obverse Text: GEORGIVS VI D.G. BRITT. OMN. REX F.D. IND. IMP:
Reverse Image: Wreath.
Reverse Text: BRITISH WEST AFRICA / 3 PENCE / 1946
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
Date made
1946
place used
British West Africa
place made
United Kingdom
place of issue
British West Africa
Physical Description
nickel, brass (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall: 1.6 mm x 21.38 mm; 1/16 in x 27/32 in
ID Number
1992.0572.0016
catalog number
1992.0572.0016
accession number
1992.0572
Credit Line
Wilson, Sule Gregory
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West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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