Great Britain 1906 6 pence
This specimen was lot 2321 in Goldberg sale 81 (Los Angeles, September 2014), where it did not sell. The catalog description noted, "Great Britain. Sixpence, 1906. Edward VII. Light golden peripheral tone. Tough to locate in mint state. NGC graded MS-65." This type was struck 1902-10. Unlike the larger silver denominations which were modernized, the reverse design carries over from Victorian issues.
Recorded mintage: 7,641,000.
Specification: 2.82 g, .925 fine silver, .084 troy oz ASW, 19.5 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: S. 3983, KM 799.
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