King George VI 1946 Farthing

Farthing Details:

  1. Diameter : 20mm, Weight : 2.838g
  2. Mintage 23,364,800 
  3. Value ranges from £0.10 - £5.00 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 1946?

  • The Allies seize 1,000 Nazis attempting to revive the Nazi party in Frankfurt.
  • First meeting of United Nations General Assembly in London.
  • Jukeboxes go into mass production
  • The 20mm Vulcan gatling gun is invented
  • First year of the Baby Boom (46-64)Postwar birth rise
  • Start of the boom in sales of television sets