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1 Shilling, British West Africa, 1952

1 Shilling, British West Africa, 1952

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Description (Brief)
One (1) shilling coin
British West Africa, 1952
Obverse Image: Bust of King George VI facing left.
Obverse Text: GEORGIVS VI DEI GRA: BRITT: OMN: REX FID: DEF:
Reverse Image: Palm tree in center.
Reverse Text: BRITISH WEST AFRICA / 1952 / ONE SHILLING / H
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1952
place used
British West Africa
place made
United Kingdom: England, Birmingham, Birmingham
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.18 cm x 2.34 cm; 1/16 in x 29/32 in
ID Number
NU.NU63396.2
catalog number
NU63396.2
accession number
234049
Credit Line
Olga Raymond
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West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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