1937-1947 Silver George VI Type 1 Two Shillings (2/-)
Description: The silver George VI Type 1 two shillings (2/- or 2 sjiellings), a silver coin consisting of approximately 0.29 troy ounces of silver with a silver purity of 80% (Egyptian silver), features King George VI on the obverse and a shield (part of the Coat of Arms of the Union of South Africa) on the reverse.
Face Value: 2 Shillings.
Obverse Image: King George VI (Type 1)
Reverse Image: Shield (part of the Coat of Arms of the Union of South Africa).
Diameter: 28.7 mm
Total Weight (grams): 11.31 grams
Silver Percentage (%): 80%
Silver Content (troy ounces): 0.29 troy ounces of silver.
Year(s) of Minting: 1937-1947