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1963 UK British Jamaica 1/2 Penny coin pendant alligator crocodile pineapples May Pen Jamrock Jamdung Patois African dub ska n000296

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UK British Jamaica 1/2 Penny {1937-1963} 11S 

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
• demonetized {no longer in circulation} polished Nickel-brass coin
• diameter: 22 mm
• weight: 4.4 g

• 24” brass ball chain {2.5mm thick, lightweight 5 g}
• no chain or cord
• 2-1/2" brass snake keychain with snap end {see last photo}

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