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Description
Two bronze eagles welded back to back and mounted through the middle on top of a brass rod 142 mm in height on top of a penny. The penny is dated 1953 which is the year of the Coronation of Elizabeth the Second of England. The penny forms the base of the "twin eagle" standard. The eagles are facing in opposite directions on top of the standard. Maker: NZ Mint.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Copper
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Signature/Marks and Type
NEW ZEALAND ONE PENNY 1953 QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND Inscribed
Accession No
2004.80
Credit Line
Standard [Twin Eagles], 2004.80. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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