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Half sovereign: CM.170-2017

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Object information

Maker(s)

George V (1910-1936) (Ruler)
Pretoria (Mint)

Notes

History note: Ex Baldwin's, Auction 2 (27.3.2017), Lot 289.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2017-04-24) by Buttrey, T.V., Prof.

Dating

Production date: CE 1925

Components of the work

Object: composed of gold Diameter 19.35 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 4 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bare head, left.

  • Text: GEORGIVS V D.G. BRITT:OMN:REX F.D.IND:IMP:
  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

Inscription present: obverse

  • Text: 1925
  • Design

Inscription present: St. George slaying dragon.

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.170-2017
Primary reference Number: 241333
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 16 July 2020 Updated: Wednesday 21 July 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 21 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: CAMFZ
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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