United Kingdom, 1 penny, 1975

I pulled this out of the bag, read the date… “1… 9… 7…” and thought I had pulled our first repeat, but no. The last digit was neither a 1 nor an 8, but rather a 5.

United Kingdom, 1 penny, 1975 (KM #915)

This is the fourth UK penny featured, and the third KM 915 variety.

Metal Bronze
Weight 3.56 g
Diameter 20.32 mm
Thickness 1.52 mm
Engravers Arnold Machin (obverse)
Cristopher Ironside (reverse)
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment
Mintage 221,604,000


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