Irish Florin 1928-1968

Irish Florin

On this page will be discussing the Irish Florin which was part of the Pre Decimal series of Ireland, there are three variations of Irish Florin each variation is listed in the bullet points below, select a bullet point to jump to that section. Coin values can be found at the bottom of this page also.

 

Irish Florin 1928-1937

Irish Florin Pre Decimal

The Irish Florin 1928-1937 coin was part of the Pre Decimal series of Ireland. The coin was minted by the Royal Mint, Tower Hill Site, London, Great Britain (1809-1967) between the years 1928 and 1937. The coin itself was made of 750/1000 Silver and had a reeded grained edge. This circular coin had a raised gladiform rim. It weighed 11.3104 grams, and had a diameter of 28.5mm. The known mintage of the Irish Florin 1928-1937 coin is 3,251,001

It is worth noting that some coins in this series have been valued at as much as $3150. All the values for the Irish Florin 1928-1937 coin can be found at the bottom of this page.

The Front

Irish Florin Pre Decimal

The front of the Irish Florin Coin or Two Shilling Coin featured an Atlantic Salmon facing right. This was above the value which was displayed on the bottom of the coin. This coin was also designed by Percy Metcalfe, his initials can be found on the lower left hand side on the front face of the coin.

The Back

The Back of the Irish Florin coin 1928-1937 featured a harp between the year, on the left 19 and whilst on the right it would show between 28 – 37. The legend on the back of the coin features the state name in Irish Saorstat (Free State) (right) éireɑnn (Éire, Ireland). The back of the coin was also designed by Percy Metcalfe. The coin was 1.8mm thick also.

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Irish Florin 1939-1943

Irish Florin Pre Decimal

The Irish Florin 1939-1943 coin was part of the Pre Decimal series of Ireland. The coin was minted by the Royal Mint, Tower Hill Site, London, Great Britain (1809-1967) between the years 1939 and 1943. The coin itself was made of 750/1000 Silver and had a reeded grained edge. This circular coin had a raised gladiform rim. It weighed 11.3104 grams, and had a diameter of 28.5mm. The known mintage of the Irish Florin 1939-1943 coin is 2,259,035

It is worth noting that some coins in this series have been valued at as much as $9200. All the values for the Irish Florin 1939-1943 coin can be found at the bottom of this page.

The Front

Irish Florin Pre Decimal

The front of the Irish Florin Coin or Two Shilling Coin featured an Atlantic Salmon facing right. This was above the value which was displayed on the bottom of the coin. This coin was also designed by Percy Metcalfe, his initials can be foound on the lower left hand side on the front face of the coin.

The Back

Irish Florin Pre Decimal

The Back of the Irish Florin coin 1939-1943 featured a harp. On the right the year of the coin is shown which is between 1939 and 1943. The legend on the back of the coin features the state name in Irish “Éire” (Ireland). The back of the coin was also designed by Percy Metcalfe. The coin was 1.8mm thick also.

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Irish Florin 1951-1968

Irish Florin Pre Decimal

The Irish Florin 1951-1968 coin was part of the Pre Decimal series of Ireland. The coin was minted by the Royal Mint, Tower Hill Site, London, Great Britain (1809-1967) between the years 1951 and 1968. The coin itself was made of cupronickel and had a reeded grained edge. This circular coin had a raised gladiform rim. It weighed 11.31 grams, and had a diameter of 28.5mm. The known mintage of the Irish Florin 1951-1968 coin is 23,025,000

It is worth noting that some coins in this series have been valued at as much as $900. All the values for the Irish Florin 1951-1968 coin can be found at the bottom of this page.

The Front

The front of the Irish Florin Coin or Two Shilling Coin featured an Atlantic Salmon facing right. This was above the value which was displayed on the bottom of the coin. This coin was also designed by Percy Metcalfe, his initials can be foound on the lower left hand side on the front face of the coin.

The Back

The Back of the Irish Florin coin 1951-1968 featured a harp. On the right the year of the coin is shown which is between 1951 and 1968. The legend on the back of the coin features the state name in Irish “Éire” (Ireland). The back of the coin was also designed by Percy Metcalfe. The coin was 1.8mm thick also.

From time to time inaccuracies or out dated information can appear in articles. If you see anything you believe to be an error please get in touch and let us know.

Irish Florin Coin Values

 

 

Date Denom Mintage AG3 G4 VG8 F12 VF20 XF40 AU50 MS60 MS63 Proof
1928 Florin 2,025,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $17.00 $30.00 $0.00 $60.00 $0.00 $0.00
1928 Proof Florin 6,001 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $49.00
1930 Florin 330,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $30.00 $155.00 $0.00 $450.00 $0.00 $0.00
1930 Proof; Rare Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
1931 Florin 200,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $40.25 $200.00 $0.00 $575.00 $0.00 $0.00
1931 Proof; Rare Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
1933 Florin 300,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $31.75 $225.00 $0.00 $650.00 $0.00 $0.00
1933 Proof; Rare Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
1934 Florin 150,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $70.00 $290.00 $0.00 $875.00 $0.00 $0.00
1934 Proof Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $3,150.00
1935 Florin 390,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $22.50 $75.00 $0.00 $215.00 $0.00 $0.00
1935 Proof; Rare Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
1937 Florin 150,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $40.25 $240.00 $0.00 $875.00 $0.00 $0.00
1937 Proof; Rare Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00

 

 

Date Denom Mintage AG3 G4 VG8 F12 VF20 XF40 AU50 MS60 MS63 Proof
1939 Florin 1,080,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $12.00 $30.00 $0.00 $60.00 $0.00 $0.00
1939 Proof Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $1,050.00
1940 Florin 670,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $13.00 $25.00 $0.00 $65.00 $0.00 $0.00
1940 Proof; Rare Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
1941 Florin 400,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $14.00 $30.00 $0.00 $75.00 $0.00 $0.00
1941 Proof Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $925.00
1942 Florin 109,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $17.00 $34.50 $0.00 $70.00 $0.00 $0.00
1943 Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2,300.00 $4,600.00 $0.00 $9,200.00 $0.00 $0.00

 

 

Date Denom Mintage AG3 G4 VG8 F12 VF20 XF40 AU50 MS60 MS63 Proof
1951 Florin 1,000,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.00 $6.00 $0.00 $16.00 $0.00 $0.00
1951 Proof Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $600.00
1954 Florin 1,000,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.00 $6.00 $0.00 $18.00 $0.00 $0.00
1954 Proof Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $900.00
1955 Florin 1,000,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.00 $5.00 $0.00 $15.00 $0.00 $0.00
1955 Proof Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $900.00
1959 Florin 2,000,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $1.00 $2.50 $0.00 $10.00 $0.00 $0.00
1959 Proof; Rare Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
1961 Florin 2,000,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $1.00 $7.00 $0.00 $22.00 $0.00 $0.00

 

 

Date Denom Mintage AG3 G4 VG8 F12 VF20 XF40 AU50 MS60 MS63 Proof
1961 Proof; Rare Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
1962 Florin 2,400,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $1.00 $2.00 $0.00 $10.00 $0.00 $0.00
1962 Proof; Rare Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
1963 Florin 3,000,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.50 $0.75 $0.00 $4.00 $15.00 $0.00
1963 Proof; Rare Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
1964 Florin 4,000,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.50 $0.75 $0.00 $2.00 $8.00 $0.00
1965 Florin 2,000,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.50 $0.75 $0.00 $2.00 $0.00 $0.00
1966 Florin 3,625,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.50 $0.75 $0.00 $2.00 $4.00 $0.00
1968 Florin 1,000,000 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.35 $1.00 $0.00 $4.50 $5.00 $0.00
1969 Florin 00 $0.00 $0.00

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