What is a King George V penny from the UK worth?
Values, images, and specifications for King George V era penny coins from
the United Kingdom, including Britain, England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland.
All Coin Values resource
1911 to 1936
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George V became King after the death
of his father, King Edward VII, in 1910.
By 1922 Ireland had divided. The UK became
'The United Kingdom of Great Britain and
Northern Ireland'. UK currency continued to be
used as the official legal tender of the newly
independent 'Irish Free State' until 1928.
1 penny = 1/12 of a shilling
= 1/240 of a pound
The first King George V era UK penny
was minted in 1911, and the last in 1936.
Dates not minted: 1923 - 1925
The King George V era United
Kingdom penny obverse features
the bare head of George V facing left.
The reverse shows Britannia seated
facing right, wearing a helmet,
holding a trident, hand resting on a
shield, with the words 'ONE PENNY'
in the side fields, and date below.
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