1943 three penny coin.

Also known as a threepenny bit or pronounced thruppence. The slang name for the coin was ‘joey’. This coin is brass with twelve sides.

The front has the profile of George VI facing left and the reverse shows a thrift plant with three blooms.

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Date 1940s
Material(s) Metal
Item number MBPO33

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