Great Britain 1694 3 pence
This type was struck 1691-94 in sufficient quantities that worn specimens are common. This specimen was lot 4322 in Goldberg sale 75 (Los Angeles, September 2013), where it sold for $546. The catalog description noted, "Great Britain. Threepence, 1694. William and Mary. Uncirculated gem with golden tone. Nicely struck, and with lots of eye appeal. NGC graded MS-64." William III ruled alone after his wife's death in 1694.
Recorded mintage: unknown but the most common date.
Catalog reference: S.3439; ESC-1997. KM 470.2.
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- Goldberg, Ira, Larry Goldberg, Jason Villareal and Steven Harvey, Goldberg Sale 75: the pre-Long Beach Sale, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, 2013.