1 Penny, Issued by, British West Africa, 1947 KN
Minted by King's Norton Metal Company, Ltd.
An imperial crown above a central circular hole with a scroll ornament to right and left; below crown, ONE PENNY; around, outside the scroll ornaments, GEORGIVS VI REX ET IND: IMP:; below hole in Arabic, the denomination; the mint mark, KN, below the hole
Around circular central hole, Solomon's seal, consisting of two equilateral triangles interlaced; around, BRITISH WEST AFRICA 1947
Donation from Mr John P. Sharples - Museum Victoria, 31/1/1990
Type of item
9.53 g (Weight)
KM#19 Vice 245
[Book] Vice, David. 1983. The Coinage of British West Africa & St. Helena 1684 - 1958.
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2009. 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000.