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Old 02-22-2010, 03:27 PM
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Default 1957 British one shilling

Got a 1957 british one shilling in my change today, what's the value, is it silver?
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In 1957 I don't think any silver was used in a shilling coin.

At the time, there were twelve shillings to the pound ()

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Shillings made after 1947 were cupro-nickel IIRC.
I have a 1963 Shilling that I got for $.15 from the foreign coin box at the coins store...

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