Description: The silver George VI shilling, a silver coin consisting of approximately 0.09 troy ounces of silver with a silver purity of 50%, features King George VI on the obverse and a rampant lion on a crown on the reverse.

Face Value: One Shilling

Obverse Image: King George VI

Reverse Image:  Rampant lion on crown (dividing date and flanked by St. Andrew’s Cross and Thistle).

Diameter: 24 mm

Thickness:  N.A.

Total Weight (grams): 5.7 grams

Silver Percentage (%): 50%

Silver Content (troy ounces): 0.09 troy ounces of silver.

Year(s) of Minting: 1937-1946

1937-1946 Silver George VI Shillings Obverse


1937-1946 Silver George VI Shillings Reverse


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