• 1/2 Penny 1938-1939, KM# 35, Australia, George VI
  • 1/2 Penny 1938-1939, KM# 35, Australia, George VI
Obverse

A bare head of George VI facing left; below head in small lettering the artist's initials HP.
Translation: George VI by by the Grace of God, King of all the British territories, Defender of the Faith, Emperor of India
Engraver: Thomas Humphrey Paget (HP).

GEORGIVS VI D:G:BR:OMN:REX F:D:IND:IMP.
HP

Reverse

Denomination within three circles (middle circle beaded). Lettering around outside, date below within dots.
Engraver: William H. J. Blakemore.

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
ONE
HALF
PENNY
· 1938 ·

Edge
Characteristics
Material Bronze
Weight 5.67 g
Diameter 25.5 mm
Thickness 1.6 mm
Shape round
Alignment Medal
Mint
Melbourne Mint

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