Grading and value


VG = Very good, F = Fine, VF = Very fine, EF = Extremely fine = aUnc = Almost uncirculated, Unc = Uncirculated

1963 Sixpence

The 1963 UK sixpence obverse features the laureate bust of young Elizabeth II facing right, with the surrounding legend:


The reverse shows four crossed sprigs, emblems representing the four member former kingdoms of the United Kingdom: the Tudor rose of England, leek for Wales, thistle for Scotland, and shamrock for Ireland.

Above is ‘FID DEF’ and below is ‘SIXPENCE’ and the date.