English Two Shillings 1938



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English: George VI English Two Shillings from 1938. Diameter: 1 1/8 inch. Both sides are of the same coin. The inscription reads "GEORGIVS VI D G BR OMN REX", which translates from Latin as "George VI, by the grace of God, King of all British territories", and then on the other side "FID DEF IND IMP" meaning "Defender of the Faith, Emperor of India".
Date 19 July 2009(2009-07-19)
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