Obverse:||King GEORGE V - Design by Sir Edgar Bertram Mackennal.|
Legend: GEORGIVS V D. G. BRITT: OMN: REX F. D. IND: IMP.
Reverse:||Australian Coat of Arms - Design by W. H. J. Blakemore.|
Legend: ONE SHILLING - 1921
|Edge:||Reeded - continuous mill.|
|Weight:||5.65 grams (87.4 grains).|
|Size:||23.5 mm (diameter).|
|Composition:||Sterling Silver - 92.5% Silver, 7.5% Copper.|
|Silver Content:||.1680 oz.|
|Mintage:||522,000 - Sydney.|
Mintmarks:||Star above date on reverse.|
1921 Star SHILLING
The 1921 shilling is the only coin in the entire pre-decimal series which can be clearly identified as having been struck at the Sydney Mint.
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