3 Pence - George V

Features

Issuer United Kingdom
King George V (1910-1936)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1927-1936
Value 3 Pence = ¼ Shilling (1⁄80)
Currency Pound sterling (1158-1970)
Composition Silver (.500)
Weight 1.41 g
Diameter 16 mm
Thickness 0.89 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 5650
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 831,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.
Sp# 4042
Emma Howard (editor); 2021. Standard Catalogue of British Coins : Coins of England & the United Kingdom Pre-Decimal Issues (56th edition). Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Uncrowned portrait of King George V facing left, legend around.

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

Translation: George the Fifth by the Grace of God King of all the Britons 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

Three oak sprigs with three acorns, denomination above, date below.

Lettering:
THREE· ·PENCE·
G
1936

Engraver: George Kruger Gray

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

Edge

Plain

Comments

The standard weight of this coin was 1/22 troy ounce or 21.8 grains.

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1927  4 0.5% Matte Proof
1927  15 000 0.6% Proof
1928  1 302 100 $ 1.76 $ 1.84 $ 3.46 $ 5.19 7%
1928  0.09% Proof
1930  1 319 400 $ 1.28 $ 1.28 $ 3.43 $ 5.15 10%
1930  0.2% Proof
1931  6 251 900 $ 0.36 $ 1.13 $ 1.13 $ 1.73 $ 2.06 $ 2.62 32%
1931  0.4% Proof
1932  5 887 300 $ 0.61 $ 1.15 $ 1.17 $ 2.06 $ 3.61 $ 6.18 30%
1932  0.18% Proof
1933  5 578 500 $ 0.47 $ 0.91 $ 1.48 $ 1.48 $ 1.90 $ 2.62 $ 5.11 31%
1933  0.3% Proof
1934  7 405 900 $ 0.37 $ 0.91 $ 1.22 $ 1.24 $ 1.97 $ 1.97 $ 1.97 37%
1934  0.4% Proof
1935  7 027 600 $ 0.32 $ 1.61 $ 1.61 $ 1.61 $ 1.61 $ 1.61 $ 1.61 38%
1935  0.4% Proof
1936  3 238 600 $ 0.36 $ 0.47 $ 1.15 $ 1.52 $ 1.89 $ 1.89 $ 6.50 35%
1936  0.4% Proof

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Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George V
Heritage Auctions
2021 January 21 - 22 NYINC World & Ancient Coins Platinum & Signature Auction - Dallas 3089
Lot 32919
Internet Archive
Jan 21, 2021 Undetermined UNC The lot includes several items.
Picture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George V
Heritage Auctions
2020 November 5 - 6 World & Ancient Coins Platinum and Signature Online Auction - Dallas 3088
Lot 34864
Internet Archive
Nov 5, 2020 Undetermined UNC The lot includes several items.
Picture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George V
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232021
Lot 63311
Internet Archive
May 20, 2020 Undetermined UNC The lot includes several items.
Picture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George V
Heritage Auctions
2019 September 5 - 9 Long Beach Expo World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach 3076
Lot 34096
Internet Archive
Sep 5, 2019 Undetermined UNC The lot includes several items.
Picture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George V
Heritage Auctions
2019 April 25 - 29 Central States World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago 3073
Lot 31283
Internet Archive
Apr 29, 2019 Undetermined UNC The lot includes several items.
Picture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George VPicture 1 of a sold 3 Pence - George V
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232015
Lot 62332
Internet Archive
Apr 8, 2020 Undetermined The lot includes several items.

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