Penny, South Africa, 1953, Brass
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Penny, South Africa, 1953, Brass

South Africa, 1953, Penny(1953 to 1960), Queen Elizabeth II Series – Pennies

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Coin Specifications

Country

South Africa

Year

1953(1953-1960)

Value

1 Penny, Penny, 1 D

Metal

Brass(Copper 0.950, Tin 0.005, Zinc 0.045)

Weight

9.45gm

Diameter

31.00mm

Thickness

1.93mm

Engraver

Mary Gillick(MG)

Kruger Gray(KG)

Shape

Round

Demonetized

Yes

Obverse

Portrait of ELIZABETH II

Lettering: 
ELIZABETH II REGINA

Reverse

Sailing ship

Lettering:

SUID-AFRIKA-1953- SOUTH AFRICA * 1 D*

Edge

Smooth

 

Mintage

Proof Mintage

1953

5,490,645

5,000

1954

6,664,962

3,150

1955

6,507,761

2,850

1956

4,389,583

1,700

1957

3,972,519

1,130

1958

5,311,361

985

1959

5,065,642

950

1960

5,106,269

3,360

 

Hern S113
Material
Brass
Denomination
Penny
Shape
Round
Time
1900s
Object
Person (king, queen, tsar, president)