Silver coin; Denomination: Sixpence
Royal Mint, London
King Edward VII (1901-1910)

This coin was current in Australia and this was the the model (in terms of size and alloy) for this Denomination among those chosen for the coinage of the Commonwealth of Australia (beginning in 1910)

Obverse Description

Bare head of the King facing right; below in small letters De S. (for G.W. De Saulles Mint Engraver); around, EDWARDVS VII DEI GRA: BRITT: OMN: REX FID: DEF: IND: IMP:

Reverse Description

Within an open wreath of olive and oak in two lines, SIX PENCE; above, crown; below wreath, 1902

Edge Description


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