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6 Pence - Elizabeth II with "F:D:"

Features

Country Australia
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1955-1963
Value 6 Pence (1/40)
Currency Pound (1910-1966)
Composition Silver (.500)
Weight 2.82 g
Diameter 19.50 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 58
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

National arms

Lettering:
SIXPENCE
ADVANCE AUSTRALIA
1956

Engraver: W.H.J. Blakemore

Edge

Reeded

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1955  14,248,000 1.03 1.13 2.78 5.38 21%
1955  1,200 0.4% Proof
1956  7,904,000 2.06 4.44 13%
1956  1,500 0.4% Proof
1957  13,752,000 1.50 2.16 3.05 17%
1957  1,256 0.4% Proof
1958  17,944,000 0.76 0.76 1.69 21%
1958  1,506 0.4% Proof
1959  11,728,000 1.69 2.00 2.22 17%
1959  1,506 0.4% Proof
1960  18,592,000 1.39 2.19 2.37 22%
1960  1,509 0.6% Proof
1961  9,152,000 1.09 2.05 2.05 15%
1961  1,506 0.4% Proof
1962  44,816,000 0.90 1.40 1.66 2.52 2.52 3.33 38%
1962  2,016 0.6% Proof
1963  25,056,000 1.45 1.45 2.17 2.17 2.22 27%
1963  5,042 0.8% Proof

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