1 Shilling, British West Africa, 1943

1 Shilling, British West Africa, 1943

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Description (Brief)
One (1) shilling coin
British West Africa, 1943
Obverse Image: Bust of King George VI facing left.
Obverse Text: GEORGIVS VI D.G. BRITT. OMN. REX F.D. IND. IMP:
Reverse Image: Palm tree in center.
Reverse Text: BRITISH WEST AFRICA / 1943 / ONE SHILLING
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1943
place made
United Kingdom
place used
British West Africa
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.16 cm x 2.35 cm; 1/16 in x 15/16 in
ID Number
NU.71.105.404
accession number
297845
catalog number
71.105.404
Credit Line
Carl H. Jaeschke
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West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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