October 15, 2023
1947 NGC PF 64 South Africa 5 Shillings George VI Proof Silver Coin (23062802C)
Mint State Proof South Africa s ilver 5 shillings or crown coin. Struck for King George VI to celebrate the Royal Visit in 1947 while South Africa was part of the Commonwealth. First issue 5 shillings coin and only year with obverse title: IMPERATOR. Certified by NGC to PF 64, highly lustrous and reflective mirror surfaces, beautiful in hand! Mintage 5,600 coins. Some scratches on case, not coin. 39mm, 28.3g, 80% silver.