Great Britain 1910 6 pence
This specimen was lot 2154 in Goldberg sale 106 (Los Angeles, September 2018), where it sold for $72. The catalog description noted, "Great Britain. Sixpence, 1910. Edward VII. Beautifully toned. PCGS graded MS-64." This type was struck 1902-10. Unlike the larger silver denominations which were modernized, the reverse design carries over from Victorian issues.
Recorded mintage: 12,491,000, most common and final date.
Specification: 2.82 g, .925 fine silver, .089 troy oz ASW, 19.5 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: S-3983, KM 799.
- Goldberg, Ira, Larry Goldberg, John Lavender, Yifu Che, Jason Villareal and Stephen Harvey, Goldberg Sale 106: the Pre-Long Beach Auction, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, 2018.
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- Lobel, Richard, Mark Davidson, Allan Hailstone and Eleni Calligas, Coincraft's Standard Catalogue of English and UK Coins, 1066 to Date, London: Coincraft, 1995.
- Rayner, P. Alan, and Maurice Bull, English Silver Coinage from 1649, 6th Ed., London: Spink & Son, 2015.
- Skingley, Philip, ed., Standard Catalogue of British Coins: Coins of England & the United Kingdom, 46th edition, London: Spink & Son, 2011.