Description: The silver George VI Type 1 sixpence (6d or sikspens), a silver coin consisting of approximately 0.07 troy ounces of silver with a silver purity of 80% (Egyptian silver), features King George VI on the obverse and the design of a Protea on the reverse.

Face Value: 6D (Sixpence or Sikspens)

Obverse Image: King George VI (Type 1)

Reverse Image: Protea

Diameter: 19.35 mm

Thickness:  N.A.

Total Weight (grams): 2.83 grams

Silver Percentage (%): 80%

Silver Content (troy ounces): 0.07 troy ounces of silver.

Year(s) of Minting: 1937-1947

1937-1947 Silver George VI Type 1 Sixpences Obverse

Obverse

1937-1947 Silver George VI Type 1 Sixpences Reverse

Reverse

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