1937-1947 Silver George VI Type 1 Sixpences (6d)
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
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