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3 Pence - George V

Features

Country Australia
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1911-1936
Value 3 Pence (1/80)
Currency Pound (1910-1966)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 1.41 g
Diameter 16 mm
Thickness 0.8 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 24
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

Crowned portrait of George V facing left, inscription around

Lettering: GEORGIVS V D.G.BRITT: OMN:REX F.D.IND:IMP: ·

Translation: George V by the Grace of God, King of all the British territories, Defender of the Faith, Emperor of India

Engraver: Edgar Bertram MacKennal

Sir Edgar Bertram Mackennal, KCVO, usually known as Bertram Mackennal, was an Australian sculptor, most famous for designing the coinage and stamps bearing the likeness of King George V. Signature: "BM".

Reverse

The Australian cost of arms in the centre supported by a kangaroo and emu. Value above and date below. Mintmark (if present) below date

Lettering:
THREEPENCE
ADVANCE AUSTRALIA
1916
M

Engraver: W.H.J. Blakemore

Edge

Smooth

Comments

NOTE: different mint letters
M: Melbourne Mint
without letter: Melbourne and/or Sydney Mint

The coat of arms of Australia was first granted by Edward VII in 1908. However, by 1912 George V made changes to the overall design but the cost of arms remained unchanged on sixpence coins minted during his reign.

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1911  2,000,000 2.53 London Mint
1911  London Mint; Proof
1911  London Mint; reeded edge; Proof
1912  2,400,000 3.81 London Mint
1914  1,600,000 London Mint
1915  800,000 London Mint
1916 M 1,913,000 1.91
1916 M 25 Proof
1917 M 3,808,000 2.54 4.69
1917 M Proof
1918 M 3,119,000 1.07 2.11 4.47 20.34
1918 M Proof
1919 M 3,201,000
1919 M Proof
1920 M 4,196,000
1920 M Proof
1921  9.58
1921 M 7,378,000 2.87
1921 M Proof
1922  5,531,000 2.59 4.47 overdate variety exists
1922  Proof
1923  815,000 19.61
1924  2,013,999 5.63
1924  Proof
1925  4,347,000 1.52 2.69 3.82
1925  Proof
1926  6,158,000 3.32 3.82
1926  Proof
1927  6,720,000 1.59 2.59 2.86
1927  50 Proof
1928  5,000,000 2.12 2.63
1928  Proof
1934  1,616,000 2.89 overdate variety exists
1934  100 Proof
1935  2,800,000
1935  Proof
1936  3,600,000 1.18 1.18 3.05 3.70
1936  Proof

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