King George VI 1943 Farthing

Farthing Details:

  1. Diameter : 20mm, Weight : 2.838g
  2. Mintage 28,857,600
  3. Value ranges from £0.10 - £4.00 and above, depending on condition (Source Collectors Coins GB 2009)

  4. 1937 | 1938 | 1939 | 1940 | 1941 | 1942 | 1943 | 1944 | 1945 | 1946 | 1947 | 1948 | 1949 | 1950 | 1951 | 1952


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Obverse A Reverse 1

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There is 1 known variety of this coin.

What Happened in 1942?

  • Declaration of the United Nations signed by 26 nations.
  • Gilbert Murray founds Oxfam
    Skirts shorten (wartime rationing)
    Stephen Hawkings is born.
    DDT first used as a pesticide
  • Warring nations use radio as propaganda tool.