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UK coins of George V (1910-1936)

 

 

1 crown - circulation coinage

 

UK 1 crown 1927

 

Face value: 1 crown (1/4 pound)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 38.61 mm.
Weight 28.28 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936

Reverse: Date divided above crown within wreath
Reverse legend: CROWN / FID DEF IND IMP / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#836

Price for coin in UNC condition - $400-500

 

 

 

1 crown - commemorative coin "Silver Jubilee"

 

UK 1 crown 1935

 

Face value: 1 crown (1/4 pound)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 38.61 mm.
Weight 28.28 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1935

Reverse: St. George slaying the dragon
Reverse legend: CROWN / FID DEF IND IMP / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#836

Price for coin in XF condition - $40-50

 

 

 

1/2 crown - silver 0.925

 

UK half crown 1915

 

Face value: 1/2 crown (1/8 pound)
Composition: silver 0.925
Diameter 32.3 mm.
Weight 14.14 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919

Reverse: Crowned and quartered shield within Garter band
Reverse legend: HALF CROWN / FID DEF IND IMP / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#818.1

Price for coin in VF condition - $20-30

 

 

 

1/2 crown - silver 0.500

 

UK 1 half crown 1920

 

Face value: 1/2 crown (1/8 pound)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 32.3 mm.
Weight 14.14 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926

Reverse: Crowned and quartered shield within Garter band
Reverse legend: HALF CROWN / FID DEF IND IMP / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#818.1a

Price for coin in VF condition - $10-20

 

 

 

1/2 crown - Modified head left, larger beads

 

UK 1 half crown 1927

 

Face value:1/2 crown(1/8 pound)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 32.3 mm.
Weight 14.14 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1926, 1927

Reverse: Crowned and quartered shield within Garter band
Reverse legend: HALF CROWN / FID DEF IND IMP / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#830

Price for coin in VF condition - $25-35

 

 

 

1/2 crown - modified reverse

 

UK 1 half crown 1931

 

Face value: 1/2 crown (1/8 pound)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 32.3 mm.
Weight 14.14 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936

Reverse: Quartered shield flanked by crowned monograms
Reverse legend: HALF CROWN / FID DEF IND IMP / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#815

Price for coin in VF condition - $10-20

 

 

 

Florin (2 shillings) - silver 0.925

 

UK 1 florin 1914

 

Face value: 2 shillings (1/10 pound)
Composition: silver 0.925
Diameter 28.3 mm.
Weight 11.31 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919

Reverse: Cross of crowned shield, scepters in angles
Reverse legend: ONE FLORIN / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V D G BRITT OMN REX F D IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#817

Price for coin in VF condition - $15-25

 

 

 

Florin (2 shillings) - silver 0.500

 

UK 1 florin 1921

 

Face value: 2 shillings (1/10 pound)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 28.3 mm.
Weight 11.31 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926

Reverse: Cross of crowned shield, scepters in angles
Reverse legend: ONE FLORIN / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V D G BRITT OMN REX F D IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#817a

Price for coin in XF condition - $8-12

 

 

 

Florin (2 shillings) - modified reverse

 

UK 1 florin 1936

 

Face value: 2 shillings (1/10 pound)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 28.3 mm.
Weight 11.31 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936

Reverse: Cross of crowned shield, scepters in angles
Reverse legend: year ONE FLORIN / FID DEF IND IMP

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#834

Price for coin in VF condition - $8-12

 

 

 

1 shilling - silver 0.925

 

UK 1 shilling 1915

 

Face value: 1 shilling (1/20 pound, 1/5 crown)
Composition: silver 0.925
Diameter 23.5 mm.
Weight 5.66 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919

Reverse: Lion atop crown dividing date
Reverse legend: ONE SHILLING / FID DEF IND IMP / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V D G BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#816

Price for coin in VF condition - $7-10

 

 

 

1 shilling - silver 0.500

 

UK 1 shilling 1920

 

Face value: 1 shilling (1/20 pound, 1/5 crown)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 23.5 mm.
Weight 5.66 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926

Reverse: Lion atop crown dividing date
Reverse legend: ONE SHILLING / FID DEF IND IMP / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V D G BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#816a

Price for coin in XF condition - $7-10

 

 

 

1 shilling - modified head

 

UK 1 shilling 1927

 

Face value: 1 shilling (1/20 pound, 1/5 crown)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 23.5 mm.
Weight 5.66 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1926, 1927

Reverse: Lion atop crown dividing date
Reverse legend: ONE SHILLING / FID DEF IND IMP / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V D G BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#829

Price for coin in VF condition - $8-12

 

 

 

1 shilling - modified reverse

 

UK 1 shilling 1936

 

Face value: 1 shilling (1/20 pound, 1/5 crown)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 23.5 mm.
Weight 5.66 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936

Reverse: Lion atop crown
Reverse legend: ONE SHILLING year / FID DEF IND IMP

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V D G BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#833

Price for coin in XF condition - $5-7

 

 

 

6 pence - silver 0.925

 

UK 6 pence 1919

 

Face value: 6 pence (1/40 pound, 1/10 crown)
Composition: silver 0.925
Diameter 19.5 mm.
Weight 2.83 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920

Reverse: Lion atop crown dividing date
Reverse legend: SIXPENCE / FID DEF IND IMP / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#815

Price for coin in VF condition - $5-7

 

 

 

6 pence - silver 0.500

 

UK 6 pence 1924

 

Face value: 6 pence (1/40 pound, 1/10 crown)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 19.5 mm.
Weight 2.83 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926

Reverse: Lion atop crown dividing date
Reverse legend: SIXPENCE / FID DEF IND IMP / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#815

Price for coin in XF condition - $4-7

 

 

 

6 pence - head smaller

 

UK 6 pence 1927

 

Face value: 6 pence (1/40 pound, 1/10 crown)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 19.5 mm.
Weight 2.83 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1926, 1927

Reverse: Lion atop crown dividing date
Reverse legend: SIXPENCE / FID DEF IND IMP / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX

Number in Krause catalog: KM#828

Price for coin in VF condition - $5-8

 

 

 

6 pence - leaves and acorns

 

UK 6 pence 1936

 

Face value: 6 pence (1/40 pound, 1/10 crown)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 19.5 mm.
Weight 2.83 g.
Edge: reeded

Minted:
1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936

Reverse: Six oak leaves and acorns divided
Reverse legend: SIX PENCE / A year D

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V D G BRITT OMN REX F D IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#832

Price for coin in UNC condition - $2-4

 

 

 

3 pence - silver 0.925

 

UK 3 pence 1917

 

Face value: 3 pence (1/80 pound, 1/20 crown)
Composition: silver 0.925
Diameter 16.0 mm.
Weight 1.41 g.
Edge: plain

Minted:
1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920

Reverse: Crowned denomination divides date within oak wreath
Reverse legend: 3 / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V D G BRITT OMN REX F D IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#813

Price for coin in XF condition - $3-4

 

 

 

3 pence - silver 0.500

 

UK 3 pence 1921

 

Face value: 3 pence (1/80 pound, 1/20 crown)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 16.0 mm.
Weight 1.41 g.
Edge: plain

Minted:
1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927

Reverse: Crowned denomination divides date within oak wreath
Reverse legend: 3 / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V D G BRITT OMN REX F D IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#813a

Price for coin in XF condition - $1-2

 

 

 

3 pence - leaves and acorns

 

UK 3 pence 1933

 

Face value: 3 pence (1/80 pound, 1/20 crown)
Composition: silver 0.500
Diameter 16.0 mm.
Weight 1.41 g.
Edge: plain

Minted:
1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936

Reverse: Three oak leaves and acorns divided
Reverse legend: THREE PENCE / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX FID DEF IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#831

Price for coin in XF condition - $1-2

 

 

 

Penny

 

UK 1 penny 1919

 

Face value: 1 penny (1/240 pound, 1/60 crown)
Composition: bronze
Diameter 31.0 mm.
Weight 9.40 g.
Edge: plain

Minted:
1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926

Reverse: Britannia seated right
Reverse legend: ONE PENNY / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX FID DEF IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#810

Price for coin in VF condition - $1-2

 

 

 

Penny - modified head

 

UK 1 penny 1927

 

Face value: 1 penny (1/240 pound, 1/60 crown)
Composition: bronze
Diameter 31.0 mm.
Weight 9.40 g.
Edge: plain

Minted:
1926, 1927

Reverse: Britannia seated right
Reverse legend: ONE PENNY / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX FID DEF IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#826

Price for coin in VF condition - $2-3

 

 

 

Penny - head smaller

 

UK 1 penny 1935

 

Face value: 1 penny (1/240 pound, 1/60 crown)
Composition: bronze
Diameter 31.0 mm.
Weight 9.40 g.
Edge: plain

Minted:
1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936

Reverse: Britannia seated right
Reverse legend: ONE PENNY / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX FID DEF IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#838

Price for coin in VF condition - $1-2

 

 

 

Half penny

 

UK 1/2 penny 1920

 

Face value: 1/2 penny (1/480 pound, 1/120 crown)
Composition: bronze
Diameter 25.44 mm.
Weight 5.60 g.
Edge: plain

Minted:
1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925

Reverse: Britannia seated right
Reverse legend: HALF PENNY / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX FID DEF IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#809

Price for coin in VF condition - $1-2

 

 

 

Half penny - modified head

 

UK 1/2 penny 1927

 

Face value: 1/2 penny (1/480 pound, 1/120 crown)
Composition: bronze
Diameter 25.44 mm.
Weight 5.60 g.
Edge: plain

Minted:
1925, 1926, 1927

Reverse: Britannia seated right
Reverse legend: HALF PENNY / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX FID DEF IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#824

Price for coin in F condition - $2-3

 

 

 

Half penny - head smaller

 

UK 1/2 penny 1929

 

Face value: 1/2 penny (1/480 pound, 1/120 crown)
Composition: bronze
Diameter 25.44 mm.
Weight 5.60 g.
Edge: plain

Minted:
1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936

Reverse: Britannia seated right
Reverse legend: HALF PENNY / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX FID DEF IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#837

Price for coin in F condition - $2-3

 

 

 

Farthing

 

UK farthing 1913

 

Face value: 1 farthing (1/960 pound, 1/240 crown)
Composition: bronze
Diameter 20.0 mm.
Weight 2.80 g.
Edge: plain

Minted:
1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918

Reverse: Britannia seated right
Reverse legend: FARTING / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX FID DEF IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#808.1

Price for coin in VF condition - $2-4

 

 

 

Farthing - head smaller

 

UK farthing 1921

 

Face value: 1 farthing (1/960 pound, 1/240 crown)
Composition: bronze
Diameter 20.0 mm.
Weight 2.80 g.
Edge: plain

Minted:
1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925

Reverse: Britannia seated right
Reverse legend: FARTING / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX FID DEF IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#808.2

Price for coin in XF condition - $2-3

 

 

 

Farthing - modified head

 

UK farthing 1934

 

Face value: 1 farthing (1/960 pound, 1/240 crown)
Composition: bronze
Diameter 20.0 mm.
Weight 2.80 g.
Edge: plain

Minted:
1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936

Reverse: Britannia seated right
Reverse legend: FARTING / year

Obverse: Head left
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX FID DEF IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#825

Price for coin in UNC condition - $2-3

 

 

 

1/3 farthing

 

UK 1/3 farthing 1913

 

Face value: 1/3 farthing (1/2880 pound, 1/720 crown)
Homeland style struck for Malta
Composition: bronze
Diameter 15.3 mm.
Weight 0.95 g.
Edge: plain

Minted:
1913

Reverse: Crown above denomination within oak wreath
Reverse legend: ONE THIRD FARTING / year

Obverse: Head right
Obverse legend: GEORGIVS V D G BRITT OMN REX F D IND IMP

Number in Krause catalog: KM#823

Price for coin in VF condition - $20-40