General

Country
United Kingdom Flag: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Denomination
2 shillings
Value
0.1 Pound sterling (GBP)
Dates
AD1937 - 1946

Physical

Shape
Circle
Mass
11.31 g
Composition
50% Ag, 50% Cu
Diameter
28.52 mm
Thickness
2.14 mm

Design

Orientation
Medallic (↑ ↑)
Edge
Milled/reeded

Other

Krause ID
855
Wikipedia Article
Two shilling coin

  Obverse Reverse
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Obverse
ruler
Reverse
ruler
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C
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(Georgivs VI Dei Gratia Britanniarum Omnium Rex)
King George VI head left
Fidei defensor Emperor of India in Latin
Crowned Tudor rose flanked by thistle and shamrock
(engraver)
(denomination) (date)
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D:G
GEORGIVS VI BR:OMN:REX
:FED:DEF::IND:IMP
G R
K G
TWO SHILLINGS
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E

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United Kingdom 1 shilling (1937 - 1946)