General

WCDB ID
309
Country
Flag: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom
Denomination
1 penny
Value
1⁄100 Pound sterling (GBP)
Dates
AD2008 - 2015

Physical

Shape
Circle
Mass
3.56 g
Diameter
20.32 mm
Thickness
1.65 mm
Composition
Cu plated Steel
Color
Brown / Red / Copper Brown / Red / Copper
Magnetic
Yes

Design

Orientation
Medallic: ↑ ↑
Edge
Plain/smooth
Tags
Crown / Coronet / Diadem / Tiara Ian Rank-Broadley Portrait of 70-Year-Old Elizabeth II Lion Harp / Lyre

References

Wikipedia
Penny (British decimal coin)
Krause-Mischler
KM# 1107
Numista
N# 4038
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ruler
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ruler
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70-year-old Queen Elizabeth II head right
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lion left
(denomination) Middle-left section of the shield of the Royal coat of arms of the United Kingdom,
Celtic harp
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·D·G
ELIZABETH·II REG·F·D·
IRB
ONE PENNY
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Designer: Ian Rank-Broadley Designer: Matthew Dent
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