Twenty Cent

Victoria 1865 - 1900


Twenty Cent 1872H*
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Reverse Designer - Horace Morehen
Reverse Modeller - Leonard C. Wyon
Obverse Eengraver - Leonard C. Wyon
Composition
.925 silver
.075 copper
Diameter - 23.19 mm
Weight - 4.71 grams
Edge - Reeded
Die Axis
Up, Down

Heaton Mint issues
"H" mint mark
under the bust 1872-1876 (obverse)
under the date 1882 (reverse)

London Mint strikings
no letter

TWENTY CENTS - Victoria 1865 - 1900
Date & Mint Mark
Qty Minted
1865
100,000
1870
50,000
1872H
90,000
1873
40,000
1876H
50,000
1880
30,000
1881
60,000
1882H
100,000
1885
40,000
1888
75,000
1890
100,000
1894
100,000
1896 Small 96
125,000
1896 Large 96
Incl. above
1899 Small 99
125,000
1899 Large 99
Incl. above
1900
125,000

Edward VII 1904


Twenty Cent 1904H*
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Designer and Modeller
Portrait - George W. DeSaulles
DES below bust
Reverse - W. H. J. Blakemore
copy of 5¢ and 10¢ pieces design by George W. DeSaulles
Composition
.925 silver
.075 copper
Diameter - 23.19 mm
Weight - 4.71 grams
Edge - Reeded
Die Axis
Up, Down

The Mint - Birmingham issue 1904
"H" mint mark
bottom of the reverse below the oval

TWENTY CENTS - Edward VII 1904
Date & Mint Mark
Qty Minted
1904H
75,000

George V 1912


Twenty Cent 1912*
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Designer and Modeller
Portrait - Sir E.B. MacKennal
B.M. on the truncation
Composition
.925 silver
.075 copper
Diameter - 23.19 mm
Weight - 4.71 grams
Edge - Reeded
Die Axis
Up, Down

TWENTY CENTS - George V 1912
Date & Mint Mark
Qty Minted
1912
350,000