1958 Australian Sixpence - Uncirculated
The 1958 Australian sixpence obverse features the laureate bust of young Queen Elizabeth II facing right, with the legend: '+ELIZABETH-II-DEI-GRATIA-REGINA-F:D:'
The reverse shows the word 'SIXPENCE' and the Australian Coat of Arms. A kangaroo and an emu hold a shield, with a star above. Below is a scroll with the words 'ADVANCE AUSTRALIA', then the date underneath.
Weight: 2.83 grams
Diameter: 19 mm
Composition: 50% silver, 40% copper, 5% zinc, 5% nickel
Minted: Melbourne, Australia
Mintage: approx. 17,944,000