|George VI Halfpenny
|GEORGE VI HALFPENNY
|Courtesy of Rob Pearce
|The obverse was originally designed for use on Edward VIII
halfpenny and it is by Sir Thomas Humphrey Pagent.
The Britannia design was abandoned in favour of a ship (Golden
Hind) design by Sir Thomas Humphrey Pagent.
They were produced during every year from 1937 to 1952.
After 1948 the title of emperor of India (IND:IMP) was no longer
used on the Halfpenny because India had became independent
|George VI Halfpenny 1949-1952