King George VI 1947 Farthing

Farthing Details:

  1. Diameter : 20mm, Weight : 2.838g
  2. Mintage 14,745,600 
  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 1947?

  • India obtains independence from the British rule. Pakistan splits from India.
  • Dior's ankle-length dresses protested
  • Cambridge University begins to admits women as full students.
  • Walter Morrison invents the Frisbee.
  • 'Bug' term applied to moth-induced error on Mark II by Hopper & others