History/Background Information: Penny series of Elizabeth II struck between 1953 - 1960 in the Union of SA.
Certification: NGC MS66RB (Gem Uncirculated)
Condition Notes: What can be said about this absolute gem penny. The obverse immaculately preserved in original red coloration whilst the reverse has toned in incredible hues. Perhaps one of the most beautiful coins I have handled.
POP Statistics: 6 in MS66RB with 6 finer (NGC Stats) - 2nd finest known grade
Reference: Hern S117