1947 Silver George VI Type 1 Five Shillings (5/-)
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
Total Weight (grams): 28.27 grams
Silver Percentage (%): 80%
Silver Content (troy ounces): 0.73 troy ounces of silver.
Year(s) of Minting: 1947