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1961 1963 Jamaica 1/2 Penny coin earrings Kingston alligator pineapple May Pen crocodile UK British Jamrock Jamdung Patois African dub e000266

  • $34.95

UK British Jamaica 1/2 Penny {1937-1963}

front: Jamaican Coat of arms

An Alligator standing above the Jamaican Coat of Arms, which contains a shield bearing a Cross with four pineapples inside
The motto of the seal has been a matter of discussion for years since inception. The original motto, INDUS UNTERQUE SERVIET VNI is the Latin translation for "The two Indians will serve as one", or rather "Both Indies will serve Together", in reference to the collective servitude of the Taino and Arawak Indians to the colonizers

back: George VI or Elizabeth II portrait depending on year of the coin

• quantity 1 pair
• demonetized {no longer in circulation} polished Nickel-brass coins
• diameter: 22 mm
• weight: 4.4 g

• Style: steel fish hook ear wires with 6 x 2 mm coil
• Metal: gold plated surgical steel for sensitive ears
• Length: 19 mm top to bottom of loop in front
• Thickness: 21 gauge
• rubber stoppers included

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