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3 Pence - Elizabeth II 1st portrait; with "F:D:"

3 Pence - Elizabeth II (1st portrait; with 3 Pence - Elizabeth II (1st portrait; with

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Features

Country Australia
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1955-1964
Value 3 Pence (1/80)
Currency Pound (1910-1966)
Composition Silver (.500)
Weight 1.41 g
Diameter 16 mm
Thickness 0.95 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 57
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

1st portrait of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing a laurel

Lettering: +ELIZABETH·II·DEI·GRATIA·REGINA·F:D:

Translation: Elizabeth II by the Grace of God, Queen, Defender of the Faith

Engraver: Mary Gillick

Mary Gillick was a sculptor best known for her effigy of Elizabeth II used on coinage in the United Kingdom and elsewhere from 1953 to 1970.

Reverse

Three wheat stalks divide date, ribbon below ties stalks. Lettering above and below

Lettering:
AUSTRALIA
19 63
K G
THREE PENCE

Engraver: George Kruger Gray

George Kruger Gray was an English artist, best remembered for his designs of coinage and stained glass windows.

Edge

Smooth

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1955  27,088,000 0.98 1.22 1.66 27%
1955  1,040 0.2% Proof
1956  14,088,000 1.59 1.59 2.12 16%
1956  1,500 0.5% Proof
1957  26,704,000 1.11 1.77 22%
1957  1,256 0.3% Proof
1958  11,248,000 1.21 1.97 14%
1958  1,506 0.4% Proof
1959  19,888,000 0.63 1.11 1.83 2.37 4.49 21%
1959  1,506 0.6% Proof
1960  19,600,000 0.55 0.98 1.46 2.01 21%
1960  1,509 0.4% Proof
1961  33,840,000 0.98 1.38 1.38 1.48 3.32 25%
1961  1,506 0.4% Proof
1962  15,968,000 1.59 1.59 15%
1962  2,016 0.4% Proof
1963  44,016,000 1.14 1.30 2.18 28%
1963  5,042 0.6% Proof
1964  20,320,000 1.44 2.32 2.52 16%

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