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1921 Australia Threepence - King George V
A nice middle grade coin from this year.
There were 2 different mint marks in this year.
Coins with M for Melbourne under the date and those without the M were a lower mintage.
This coin is without the M.
Please see the pictures.
From 1938 to 1964 a sheaf of wheat by George Kruger Gray.
There were in total 6 varites of Three Penny coins minted between 1911 and 1966 when decimalisation occured.
Mints: Mints: M – Melbourne L - London S - Sydney S - San Francisco D - Denver
Mint Marks: M – Melbourne
1911-1936 All three pence coins in this period were as follows.
Diameter 16 mm
Weight 1.41 grams
Edge – Plain
Composition:92.5 silver, 7,5% copper
Obverse:Has a portrait of King George V by Sir E.B. Mackennel
Reverse:From 1910 to 1936 the Australian coat of arms.by W.H.J. Blakemore was on the reverse. From 1938 to 1964 a sheaf of wheat by George Kruger GrayThere were in total 6 varites of Three Penny coins minted between 1911 and 1966 when decimalisation occured.Mints:M – Melbourne L - London S - SydneyMint Marks:M – Melbourne