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Started by Galapagos, October 03, 2009, 12:30:56 PM
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Quote from: Ice Torch on October 04, 2009, 12:46:56 AMI am surprised that at various times, according to your posts, Ceylon and India were allowed to use uncrowned effigies of QEII and EVII. I thought that an unspoken apartheid would have been maintained between First World and Third World. In other words, it just ain't pukka.
Quote from: andyg on October 04, 2009, 12:50:46 AMSailana is an Indian State - Ceylon used the crowned portrait.
Quote from: Ice Torch on October 08, 2009, 11:05:06 PMSo that was a faux pas, then, because the Gillick effigy is uncrowned. Ceylon was a colony, not a dominion, so should have used the Cecil Thomas crowned effigy.
Quote from: translateltd on October 12, 2009, 01:48:20 AMRe George II: here's a YH halfpenny of 1735 alongside an OH farthing of 1754. Sorry I couldn't get matching denominations! There are enough distinctions in the effigies once you start looking.If this isn't the appropriate location for the images I'm happy for them to be moved.