Mule Half Crown 1961

Mule Half Crown 1961

The Half Crown was part of the Pre Decimal 1939-1969 coin series of Ireland. Designed by Percy Metcalfe. Produced between the years 1961 -1961 at the Royal Mint Tower Hill mint. It’s unknown exactly how many of these coins were minted.

Identifying Features

Denomination: Half Crown
KM Code: KM# 17
Coin Series: Pre Decimal 1939-1969
Year Produced: 1961
Known Mintage:
Distribution: Standard Circulation
Mint: Royal Mint Tower Hill

Design Features

Themes: Animals (Fauna),Harps,Horses,Mammals,Musical Instruments,Symbols
Designer: Percy Metcalfe
Obverse Description: Irish harp
Reverse Description: Horse

Mechanical Features

Thickness: 2.20 mm
Rim: Raised. Gladiform. Both sides
Shape: Circular

Value Table

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This purpose of this website is to educate and entertain, All values shown are a guideline only and should not be used for any means of financial investment or speculation, as with all things values may fluctuate depending on demand and scarcity, we strongly advise that all information on this website is used as it was intended – for entertainment purposes. The information relating to coins is sourced from many places such as NGC, PCGS and The Irish Central Bank.

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