Edward VIII pattern halfpenny, 1937

Museum numberRMM 55
CountryUnited Kingdom
RulerEdward VIII (1936)
Object namecoin
pattern
Denominationhalfpenny
Date1937
Design
position:obverse
summary:uncrowned portrait of Edward VIII to left
inscription:EDWARDVS VIII D: G: BR: OMN: REX F: D: IND: IMP.
position:reverse
summary:three-masted sailing ship
inscription:HALF PENNY~1937~
Designer
obverse:Thomas Humphrey Paget
reverse:Thomas Humphrey Paget
Mint
Tower Hill
Materialbronze
Dimensions
edge:plain
weight:5.69 g
die axis:360
AcquisitionDeputy Master's office (Tower Hill)
Acquisition date5.11.1970
Acquisition note
Archive referenceRoyal Mint File 2/214/1
Specimen reference 
Standard referencePeck 2368
Giordano P2a
General comments