Australia 1943-D 6 pence
This type was struck for Australia 1938-45. This product of the Denver mint is the most common date. The sixpence was reduced to .500 fine for 1946-63. In 1966, Australia converted to the dollar and silver was no longer coined for circulation.
Recorded mintage: 8,000,000.
Specification: 2.82 g, .925 fine silver, 19.4 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 38.
- McDonald, Greg, The Pocket Guide to Australian Coins and Banknotes, 23rd ed., Lavington, Australia, 2017.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.