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1921 Australia One Penny - King George V - B
This year of coins were minted both in Melbourne and Sydney.
A good example and a pleasing coin to the eye for its age.
Please see pictures.
There were in total 5 varites of One Penny coins minted between 1911 and 1966 when decimalisation occured.
Mints: H – Birmingham M – Melbourne S- Sydney
Mint Marks: H - Ralph Heaton Birmingham I - India
1911-1936 All One Penny coins in this period were as follows.
Edge – Plain
Bronze composition: 97% copper, 2.5% zinc, 0.5% tin.
Obverse: Has a portrait of King George V by Sir Edgar B. Mackennal
Reverse: The words "ONE PENNY“ within a circle designed by W.H.J Blakemore