Proof 6 Pence, Issued by, British West Africa, 1938
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Crowned head of the King facing left; around, GEORGIVS VI D.G. BRITT. OMN. REX F.D. IND. IMP., the artist's initials, PM, in relief below neck truncation

Reverse Description

At centre within an oak wreath tied with a ribbon in two lines, 6 / PENCE; around, BRITISH WEST AFRICA 1938

Edge Description

Security edge


First issue of this denomination in the name of King George VI

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