1955 New Zealand Threepence - About Uncirculated
The 1955 New Zealand threepence obverse features the laureate bust of young Queen Elizabeth II facing right.
The surrounding legend reads: '+QUEEN-ELIZABETH-THE-SECOND'.
The reverse shows two crossed patu (Maori weapons) with thong wrist straps. The words 'NEW-ZEALAND 3d' are above the main design, and the date is below.
Crafted from cupro-nickel, with a weight of 1.41 grams and a dimeter of 16.3 mm.
Approx: 4,000,000 minted.