Description: The silver George VI Type 2 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 2)

Reverse Image: Shield (part of the Coat of Arms of the Union of South Africa).

Diameter: 28.7 mm

Thickness:  N.A.

Total Weight (grams): 11.31 grams

Silver Percentage (%): 80%

Silver Content (troy ounces): 0.29 troy ounces of silver.

Year(s) of Minting: 1948-1950

1948-1950 Silver George VI Type 2 Two Shillings Obverse

Obverse

1948-1950 Silver George VI Type 2 Two Shillings Reverse

Reverse

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