Description: The silver George VI Type 1 five shillings (5/-), a silver coin consisting of approximately 0.73 troy ounces of silver with a silver purity of 80% (Egyptian silver), features King George VI on the obverse and a Springbok on the reverse.

Face Value: 5 Shillings.

Obverse Image: King George VI (Type 1)

Reverse Image: Springbok

Diameter: 38.8 mm

Thickness:  N.A.

Total Weight (grams): 28.27 grams

Silver Percentage (%): 80%

Silver Content (troy ounces): 0.73 troy ounces of silver.

Year(s) of Minting: 1947

1947 Silver George VI Type 1 Five Shillings Obverse

Obverse

1947 Silver George VI Type 1 Five Shillings Reverse

Reverse

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