Queen Victoria - Fifty Cents
A definitive decimal currency Fifty Cents silver coin established by an Ceylon 1892 October 1st with limit of tender 5 Rupees. Demonetized by proclamation of Governor dated 1942 July 30th with effect from 1942 September 30th.
Obverse : Young Head of Victoria to left wearing a diadem. A fret border broken by the legend VICTORIA QUEEN, along periphery.
Reverse : A Talipot palm in the center dividing the numerals 5 0 . Left Tamil 50 . Satam; Right Sinhala sather panarhar. Above CEYLON Below CENTS and year.
The coin was scaned at 300dpi and the images are displayed at 250dpi.