Five Shillings, South Africa, 1948,...

Five Shillings, South Africa, 1948, Silver

South Africa, 1948, Five Shillings(Crown), King George VI(1947 to 1952)

 

Cracked die Varieties:   Two known

  • 1950, 1952

Coin Specifications

Country

South Africa

Year

1948(1947-1952)

Value

Crown, 5 Shillings, Five Shillings

Metal

1947 to 1950 - Silver 0.800, Copper 0.200(Silver content 22.62gm)

Weight

28.27590gm

Diameter

38.80mm

Thickness

3.06mm

Obverse Design

Henry Paget(HP)

Reverse Design

Coert Steynberg(CLS)

Shape

Round

Demonetized

Yes

Obverse

Portrait of King George VI

Lettering: 1948-1952

GEORGIVS SEXTVS REX

Reverse

Springbok – 1947 to 1951

Sailing Ship - 1952

Lettering: 1947-1950

SOUTH AFRICA * 1948 *  SUID-AFRIKA * 5 SHILLINGS *

Edge

Reeded

 

Mintage

Proof Mintage

1947

305,600

5,600

1948

781,992

1,120

1949

537,821

800

1950

84,454

500

1951

366,602

2,000

1952

1,725,500

15,500

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