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3 Pence - George VI

3 Pence - George VI -  obverse3 Pence - George VI -  reverse

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Features

Country Southern Rhodesia
(Zimbabwe)
King George VI (1936-1952)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1948-1952
Value 3 Pence (1/80)
Currency Pound (1932-1955)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 1.4 g
Diameter 16 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 06-01-1965
References KM# 20,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 22
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

Portrait of George VI, King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions from 1936 to 1952.

Lettering:
KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
PM

Engraver: Percy Metcalfe

Percy Metcalfe, CVO, RDI, was an English artist sculptor and designer. He is recognised mostly for his coin designs and his contribution to the Ashtead Pottery Collection.

Reverse

Three spears splitting date, denomination at the top, name around

Lettering:
SOUTHERN 3d RHODESIA
1952
KG

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
1948  2,000,000 2.02 21%
1948  0.6% Proof
1949  4,000,000 2.21 3.01 36%
1949  1.1% Proof
1951  5,600,000 3.08 3.03 3.03 43%
1951  1.2% Proof
1952  4,800,000 2.43 5.23 40%
1952  1.3% Proof

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