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[ST]  SILVER  3 PENCE 1834 - 1901

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Information on the Silver Threepence

As there is so much to say about the silver 3d.

It is probably best left for those interested in

its history for use as British currency from the 

reign of Edward VI (1550-53) to visit the

Wikipedia website for

Threepence (British coins)

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

The 3d denomination was used for Maundy as well 

as currency purposes from

Charles II (3rd hammered coinage -1662 !)

and the milled series from 1670 to the present day.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Its use as general British currency diminished

 a few years after 1763.

After the great re-coinage of 1816 the 3d was

made primarily for Maundy use with some dates

  from 1817 to 1833 for colonial use in the West Indies.

The specific dates are not recorded and were struck

from the same Maundy dies.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

In 1834 to 1844 currency silver 3d were struck 

for use in the West Indies but have become

part of the British collecting series

 - as per the Groats [4d]

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

In 1845 silver 3d were struck for use as

general currency in the UK and then 

continually from 1854.

The dates 1846 to 1853 were primarily

for colonial use but some might have been for

general UK use. Many of the dates prior to 1854

are scarce or rare due to their very low mintages.

 

William IV

1834 to 1837 - 2 Obverse die varieties *

* Obverse 2 as minor die varieties within

this particular die !

Obv. 1  D of D: G: to gap -  Small head
Obv. 2  D of D: G: to bead - Large head *

1834 - 1837 images of dates

ST 1834 A 1 + A  [D.400] Out of 

stock

ST 1834 B 2 + A  [D.401]   Scarce   Bright EF?/EF 95.00
ST 1835 A 1 + A  [D.402] - Bright EF?/EF 80.00
ST 1835 A 1 + A  [D.402]  Obv. Bright  Rev. toned EF?/EF 75.00
ST 1835 A 1 + A  [D.402]  All over Greyish tone VF+/EF? 60.00
ST 1835 A 1 + A  [D.402] 
Obv. Tiny attempted pierce at top  VF+/EF? 35.00
ST 1835 A 1 + A  [D.402] Fair-F 8.00
ST 1835 B 2 + A  [D.403] - Choice toned EF+/pAS 165.00
ST 1835 B 2 + A  [D.403] - Toned VF/VF+ 50.00
ST 1835 B 2 + A  [D.403] Fair 7.00
ST 1835 C 2c + A - Rim & border teeth merge EF 95.00
ST 1835 C 2c + A - Rim & border teeth merge
Obv. Faint hairline scratch EF 75.00
ST 1835 D 2d + A  Obv. S of MUS tilts backwards EF?/EF 90.00
ST 1835 D 2d + A  Obv. S of MUS tilts backwards EF? 80.00
ST 1835 D 2d + A  Obv. S of MUS tilts backwards VF+ 65.00
ST 1836 A 1 + A  [D.404] - Bright VF+/EF? 75.00
ST 1836 A 1 + A  [D.404]  Obv. Small indent on R VF/VF+ 48.00
ST 1836 B 2 + A  [D.405] Fine 13.50
ST 1836 B 2 + A  [D.405] Fair 8.50

1837 - Minor date variation 

ST 1837 Aa 1 + A  [D.406]  Bright - Scarce
Date: A full stop at foot of 7 VF+ 95.00
ST 1837 Aa 1 + A  [D.406]  Bright - Scarce
Date: A full stop at foot of 7 VF?-VF 60.00
ST 1837 Aa 1 + A  [D.406]  Slightly scruffy Fair 12.50
ST 1837 Bb 2 + A  [D.407]  Listed in Davies as
unconfirmed. Very Rare type !? EF+ 500.00
ST 1837 Bb 2 + A  [D.407]  Listed in Davies as
unconfirmed. Very Rare type !? EF/EF+ 475.00
ST 1837 Bb 2 + A  [D.407]  Listed in Davies as
unconfirmed. Very Rare type !? EF 450.00

VICTORIA

Right from the start of Victoria's reign,1838, it appears

as if there were problems with all of the colon dots

after D: G: BRITANNIAR : and especially after F: D:

The "link" page concentrates only on those of F: D: 

As to their rarity or importance as varieties - who knows ?

I would suggest that none of these varieties add to

the value of the coin and can be treated as just

interesting repairs !

These are the ones I have come across so far !

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

I have listed the following as 

Type A - 2 colon dots after F: D: (Align to back of bust)

Type Aa - 2 colon dots after F: & 3 after D:. (Align as Type A)

Type Ab  - 2 colon dots after F: D: (New alignments after D:)

Type Ac  - 2 colon dots after F: D: (New alignments after D:)

Type Ad  - 2 colon dots after F: D: (New alignments after D:)

Type Ae  - 2 colon dots after F: & 3 after D.: 

Type. Af  - 2 colon dots after F: & 3 after D.:

Type Ag  - 2 colon dots after F.: & 3 after D.:

Type Ah  - 2 colon dots after F.: & 3 after D.:

Type Ai  - 3 colon dots after F: & 3 colon dots after D::

Type Aj  - 2 colon dots after F: & 4 colon dots after D::

Type Ak  - 3 colon dots after F.: & 4 after D:: 

Type Am  - 3 colon dots after F:: &  3 after D::  

Type An  - 3 colon dots after F:: &  3 after D:: 

Type. Ap  - 2 colon dots after F: (Tilt forward)

Type Ar  - 2 colon dots after F: (Tilt backward)

Type As  - 2 colon dots after F: & 3 after D.: (1 dot on D !)

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

These colon dot variations ONLY apply to

Victoria obverse dies 1 & 2 (As per Davies's book)

1838 to 1866

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

These varieties are listed for information purposes only

There are probably more !

1838 to 1844 currency silver 3d were 

struck for use in the West Indies 

PLEASE READ !

Observation re obverse 1

1838 to 1860

1838 - 1849 images of dates

1838 Silver Threepence

Mintage - unknown (Colonial use)

Reasonably easy to obtain

Ex Maundy  4,312

ST 1838 A Obv.1  (F:D: type - A) EF+ 195.00
ST 1838 Ae Obv.1  (F:D: type - Ae) F/VF? 15.00
ST 1838 Ae Obv.1  (F:D: type - Ae) Fair 6.50
ST 1838 Ag Obv.1  (F:D: type - Ag)   Bright EF? 85.00
ST 1838 Ah Obv.1  (F: D: type - Ah) Obv. Bright  EF 120.00
ST 1838 Ah Obv.1  (F: D: type - Ah) Bright/Toned VF+ 65.00
ST 1838 Ai Obv.1  (F: D: type - Ai)   Toned EF/EF+ 140.00
ST 1838 Ai Obv.1  (F: D: type - Ai)   Bright VF+/EF? 75.00
ST 1838 Ai Obv.1  (F: D: type - Ai)   Bright VF/VF+ 55.00
ST 1838 Aj Obv.1  (F: D: type - Aj)   Light tone EF+ 185.00

1839 Silver Threepence

Mintage - unknown (Colonial use)

Fairly scarce

Ex Maundy  4,356

ST 1839 A Obv.1 Out of

stock

1840 Silver Threepence

Mintage - unknown (Colonial use)

Fairly scarce

Ex Maundy  4,356

1840 - 2 date variations

ST 1840 A Obv.1  (F: D: type - A) 

Gun-metal grey tone

EF/EF+ 225.00
ST 1840 A Obv.1  (F: D: type - A) 
Obv. Small nick on neck
Date: Type A (date alignment) Fine 25.00
ST 1840 B Obv.1  Date: Type B (40 lower and tilts) Out of

stock

1841 Silver Threepence

Mintage - unknown (Colonial use)

Rare

Ex Maundy  2,904

ST 1841 A Obv.1 Out of

stock

1842 Silver Threepence

Mintage - unknown (Colonial use)

Rare

Ex Maundy  4,356

ST 1842 A Obv.1 Out of

stock

1843 Silver Threepence

Mintage - unknown (Colonial use)

Fairly easy to obtain

Ex Maundy  4,488

1843 - 2 Obverse & 2 date varieties

1843 A - Obv.1  (F: D:  type A to An)  Date: small
1843 B - Obv.1  (F: D:  type A to An)  Date: Large
1843 C - Obv.1  (F: D:  type - Ah)  Date: 3 over 3
1843 D - Obv.1n (F: D:  type - Ag) (Tilted N)  Date: small
1843 E - Obv.1n (F: D:  type ?)  (Tilted N)  Date: Large
ST 1843 A Obv.1  (F: D: type - A) Bright  Date: small VF+-EF? 65.00
ST 1843 A Obv.1  (F: D: type - A) Toned  Date: small VF?/VF 35.00
ST 1843 Ai Obv.1  (F: D: type - A) Bright   Date: small VF/VF? 35.00
ST 1843 Ak Obv.1  (F: D: type - Ak) Bright  Date: small Fair 6.00
ST 1843 Am Obv.1  (F: D: type - Am) Bright Date: small EF?/EF 95.00
ST 1843 Am Obv.1  (F: D: type - Am) Bright Date: small F/F+ 15.00
ST 1843 B Obv.1  (F: D: type - A)   Date: Large VF+ 95.00
ST 1843 Ch Obv.1  (F: D: type - Ah)   Bright 
Obv. 2 Small scratches on face
Date: small 3 over large 3 !? VF? 45.00
ST 1843 Dg Obv. 1n  (F: D: type - Ag) - Date: small
Obv.  N of REGINA tilts backwards F/F+ 25.00
ST 1843 E Obv. 1n -  N of REGINA tilts backwards
Date: Large  Not

Found

1844 Silver Threepence

Mintage - unknown (Colonial use)

Scarce to Rare

Ex Maundy  4,488

1844 - 2 date varieties

Date: - Type A - The 44 is small
Date: - Type B - The 44 is Large
ST 1844 A Obv.1 (F: D:  type -  A) 
Date: Small   Light tone  Choice EF+-pAS 385.00
ST 1844 Ai Obv.1 (F: D:  type - Ai)   Date: Small 
Rev. Several hair-line scratches  Bright EF+ 195.00
ST 1844 Be Obv.1 (F: D:  type - Ae)  Date: Large  EF 285.00

1845 Silver Threepence

Mintage - unknown (Colonial use)

The easiest of the 1840's to obtain

Ex Maundy  4,488

1845 - 1 obv. variety & 2 date varieties

Date: - Type A - is small 
Date: - Type B - is small  (5 over 5)
Date: - Type C - is Large
Date: - Type D - is Large  (18 over 18)
Obv. - BRITANNIA  (1st N over N triple struck)
ST 1845 Ag Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ag)   Date: small 
Obv. Creased below bust  EF?/EF 25.00
ST 1845 Ah Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ah)   Date: Small EF+ 150.00
ST 1845 Ah Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ah)   Date: Small EF?/EF 90.00
ST 1845 Ah Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ah)   Date: small VF+ 45.00
ST 1845 Ai Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ai)   Date: small  VF+/EF? 55.00
ST 1845 Bh Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ah) 
Date: small   (5 over 5) EF 110.00
ST 1845 Ci Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ai) 
Date: Large  Bright hint of tone EF+ 150.00
ST 1845 Ci Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ai)  Date: Large 
Rev. Several die cracks - Bright EF?/EF 80.00
ST 1845 Ci Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ai)  Date: Large  EF?/EF 75.00
ST 1845 Ci Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ai)  Date: Large  VF+/EF? 45.00
ST 1845 Cj Obv.1 (F: D: type - Aj)  Date: Large EF?/EF 75.00
ST 1845 Cn Obv.1 (F: D: type - An)  Date: Large VF 35.00
ST 1845 Dn Obv.1 (F: D: type - An)
Obv. Double colon dots after BRIT::
Date: Large.  '18' Double struck EF-EF+ 145.00
ST 1845 Eh Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ah) 
Obv. BRITANNIA  (1st N over N)
Date: Large  - Toned Out of

stock

1846 is one of the 'key' dates in

the silver threepence series and

extremely hard to find in any grade.

1st recorded Victorian 3d

struck for use in the UK.

Rarely seen on any dealer's list

and rarely even found in auction.

Extremely low recorded mintage:

Extremely Rare

47,520 or Ex Maundy  4,488

1846 - 2 reverse ribbon  varieties

1846 A

Obv. A - Full left tie ribbon & wreath stalk

As yet unseen !

1846 B

Obv. A - Partly struck left tie ribbon and

             end part of wreath stalk missing

1846 C

Obv. A - Partly struck left tie ribbon 

             More ribbon missing than Aa

             end part of wreath stalk missing

ST 1846 A Obv.1  Full left tie ribbon Not yet

found

ST 1846 B Obv.1 (F: D: type  - A)
Rev.  Left tie ribbon & wreath stalk
is weak or missing.  Date Large.   Choice pAS 950.00
ST 1846 C Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Rev.  Left tie ribbon & wreath stalk
is weak or missing.  Date Large.   Toned EF 750.00

1847 is another 'key' date in the 

silver threepence series and 

extremely hard to find in any grade.

Mintage - unknown (Colonial use)

Rarely seen on any dealer's list

and rarely even found in auction.

Extremely Rare

Ex Maundy 4,488

1847 - 3 ribbon & date  varieties

1847 A

Rev.  Full left tie ribbon & wreath stalk

    Date: None of numerals overstruck!

1847 B

Rev.  Full left tie ribbon & wreath stalk 

        Date: 8 over 8 & 4 over 4 

1847 C

Rev.  Partly struck left tie ribbon and

        end part of wreath stalk missing

1847 D

Rev.  Partly struck left tie ribbon 

        More missing than "C"

        end part of wreath stalk missing

ST 1847 A Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Date: Large    Choice toned pAS 1100.00
ST 1847 Bf Obv.1 (F: D: type - Af)
Date: 8 & 4 are double struck EF/EF+ 950.00
ST 1847 C Obv.1   Part left tie ribbon Not yet

seen

ST 1847 DA Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Rev.  Left tie ribbon & wreath stalk
is weak or missing.  Date Large.   Toned EF? 800.00

1848 is another 'key' date in the 

silver threepence series and 

extremely hard to find in any grade.

Mintage - unknown (Colonial use)

Rarely seen on any dealer's list

and rarely even found in auction.

Extremely Rare

Ex Maundy 4,488

ST 1848 A Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Date: Large   Choice  Bright pAS 1050.00

1849 Silver Threepence

2nd recorded Victorian 3d

struck for use in the UK.

From this date forward, except

in 1852 coins were stuck for the UK

This date is hard to find in any grade.

Rarely seen on any dealer's list

and rarely even found in auction.

Rare

Very low recorded mintage:

126,720 or Ex Maundy  4,488

1849 -  date varieties

1849 A No numerals double struck
1849 B 4 over 4 (understrike off to left)
1849 C 4 over 4 (bit shows below foot)
1849  D 9 over 9 (small bit shows inside)
1849 E Are the numerals double struck or not !?
1849  F Pointed top 4 &  9 over 9
1849  G 9 over 9 (small bit shows below)
ST 1849 A Obv.1 (F: D: type - A) Out of

stock

ST 1849 BA Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Date; 4 over 4
The coin has many knocks & dings !

Difficult to grade - Still a RARE date !

F/F+ 30.00
ST 1849 CA Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Date: 8 over 8 (bit to the right)
         4 over 4 (bit of foot !) EF 275.00
ST 1849 CA Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Obv. Very slightly claggy
Date: 8 over 8 (bit to the right))
         4 over 4 (bit of foot !) VF/VF+ 100.00
ST 1849 DA Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Date: 8 over 8 (bit to the right))
         9 over 9 ? -  Choice bright EF-EF+ 350.00
ST 1849 EA Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Rev.  Clashed dies 
Date: 8 over 8 (bit above & left)
         9 over 9  ? - Light tone EF 285.00
ST 1849 F Obv. 1 Out of

stock

ST 1849 G Obv. 1 Out of

stock

1850 - 1859 images of dates

1850 Silver Threepence

From this date forward, except in

1852 silver 3d were stuck mainly 

for the UK.

Scarce in high grade

Low recorded mintage:

950,400 or Ex Maundy  4,488

1850 -  date & obverse varieties

1850 A Date: Large
1850 B Obv. O over 0 sideways in VICTORIA
1850 C Obv. Clogged Die to 'Bun'
1850 D Date: small
ST 1850 A Obv.1 (F: D: type  - A)
Date: Large.  Choice light tone EF+ 275.00
ST 1850 A Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Date: Large.  Bright EF?/EF 125.00
ST 1850 A Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Date: Large.  Toned EF?/EF 125.00
ST 1850 Ac Obv.1 (F: D: type  Ac)
Date: Large - 1 over 1   Light tone EF+ 275.00
ST 1850 BA Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)  
Obv.  O over 0 sideways in VICTORIA
Date: Large.  Bright with hint of tone EF+ 425.00
ST 1850 BA Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Obv. O over 0 sideways in VICTORIA
Obv. Small indent at 9 o'clock - in strike ?
Date: Large.  Bright with hint of tone EF+/pAS 375.00
ST 1850 CA Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Obv.  Part of "Bun hair" - missing !
Date: Large.   Bright with a hint of tone EF? 120.00
ST 1850 CA Obv.1 (F: D: type A)
Obv.  Part of "Bun hair" missing !
Date: Large.   Bright  VF+ 95.00
ST 1850 De Obv.1 (F: D: type Ae)
Date: Small.   Toned  Scarce EF/EF+ 425.00

1851 Silver Threepence

Scarce in high grade

Low recorded mintage:

479,065 or Ex Maundy  4,488

1851 -  date varieties

1851 A Date: Slim 5 with flat top
1851 B Date: Slim 5 with 5 tilted
1851 C Date: Slim 5 with 5 over 5
1851 D Date: Slim 5 with 1 over 1 of "51"
1851 X Date: Reads "1551" (5 over 8) !
ST 1851 A Date: 5 is slim with flat top Out of

stock

ST 1851 Bd Date: 5 is slim with 5 tilted Out of

stock

ST 1851 C Obv.1 (F: D: type - A) 
Obv.  E over E in REGINA (twice !) 
Date: 5 is slim with 5 over 5   Toned EF+ 345.00
ST 1851 D Date: 5 is slim with 1 over 1 of "51" Out of

stock

ST 1851 D Date: 5 is thicker with curved top to 5 Out of

stock

ST 1851 X Date: Reads "1551" (5 over 8) ! Out of

stock

1852 is another 'key' date in the 

silver threepence series and 

extremely hard to find in any grade.

 issued for Colonial use.

Rarely seen on any dealer's list

and rarely even found in auction.

Mintage unknown

or Ex Maundy  4,488

1852 -  date varieties

1852 A Date: Curved top 5
1852 B* Date: Flat top 5. As not yet seen !
1852 C Date: Flat top 5.  5 over 5
ST 1852 Af Obv.1 (F: D: type - Af)
Date:  Curved top 5.  Toned   RARE EF 900.00
ST 1852 B* Obv.1  Flat top 5 - might not exist ! Not yet

found !?

ST 1852 C Obv.1  Flat top 5.  5 over 5 Out of

stock

1853 is another 'key' date in the 

silver threepence series and 

extremely hard to find in any grade.

Rarely seen on any dealer's list

and rarely even found in auction.

Mintage 31,680

or Ex Maundy  4,488

ST 1853 A Obv.1 (F: D: type - A) 
Rev. Die crack   Toned    RARE  EF+ 850.00

1854 silver threepence 

Mintage 1,467,246

or Ex Maundy  4,488

1854 -  date varieties

1854 A Date: Numerals in alignment
1854 B Date: 54 below the base line
1854 C Date: 8 is double struck and tilts forward
1854 D Date: 18 over 18 - Double struck
1854 E Date: 54 over 54 - Double struck
ST 1854 Ae Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ae) F/F+ 25.00
ST 1854 B Obv.1   Date: 54 below the base line   Out of

stock

ST 1854 CA Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Date: The 8 is double struck and tilts

forwards very slightly

VF?/VF 60.00
ST 1854 CA Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Date: The 8 is double struck and tilts

forwards - slightly

F+/VF 40.00
ST 1854 DA Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Date: '18' (Double struck)  Toned EF 150.00
ST 1854 E Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Date: '54'  (Double struck)   Toned VF+ 85.00

1855 silver threepence 

Very elusive date hard to find in

all grades, especially top grades.

Rare

Low recorded mintage:

Mintage 383,350

or Ex Maundy  4,488

1855 -  date varieties

1855 A Date: Large 5 - curved top bar - 'ball' end
1855 B Date: Small 5 - curved top - 'pointed' end
ST 1855 A Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)
Date: Large 55's with curved top bar 

and 'ball' end    Very scarce

VF+-EF?

135.00

ST 1855 Af Obv.1 (F: D: type - Af)
Date: Large 55's with curved top bar and 
'ball' end.The 2nd 5 is very weakly struck

there is very little to see !

Fine/Poor

25.00

ST 1855 B Date: Small 5 - curved top - pointed end Out of

stock

1856 silver threepence 

Scarce in top grade

Mintage 1,013,760

or Ex Maundy  4,488

ST 1856 A Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)

Choice light golden tone  

EF+-pAS 245.00
ST 1856 A Obv.1 (F: D: type - A)    Greyish tone EF?-EF 135.00
ST 1856 Ab Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ab 

Choice light golden tone  

EF+-pAS 245.00
ST 1856 Ab Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ab)   Dull bright grey  VF+ 85.00
ST 1856 Ac Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ac)   Light golden tone EF+ 225.00
ST 1856 Ac Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ac)   Bright EF/EF+ 185.00
ST 1856 Ac Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ac) 
Obv. Bright.   Rev. Grey EF? 105.00
ST 1856 Ac Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ac) Fine 15.00
ST 1856 Ac Obv.1 (F: D: type - Ac) Fair?/Fair 6.50
ST 1856 Ad Obv.1 (F: D: type Ad)    Slight scuffing
and "AB" scratched faintly behind neck Fine/Fine+ 8.50

1857 silver threepence 

Scarce in top grade

Mintage 1,758,240

or Ex Maundy  4,488

1857 -  Obv. & date varieties

1857 A Date: Slightly smaller 1857 
1857 B Date: As per "A" but 7 over 7'
1857 C1 Obv. Broken 'I' in V'I'CT & Serif top 'C' 
1857 C2 Obv. 'I' over 'I' in V'I'CT & NO top serif 'C'
1857 C3 Obv. 'I' over I in V'I'CT & Serif top 'C'
1857 D Date: Larger 1857 - 1 over 1
1857 E Date: As per "E" - No over date - ???
ST 1857 A Obv.1 (F: D: type A)
Date: Slightly smaller 1857
See 'link' for tone and more precise grade EF/EF+ 150.00
ST 1857 B Obv.1  As per "A" but date: 7 over 7 Out of

stock

ST 1857 C1 Obv. 1A  See above for obv. details Fair?/Fair Ref only
ST 1857 C2 Obv. 1B  Obv. Slightly scuffed

 See above for obv. details

F/F+ Ref only
ST 1857 C3 Obv. 1C  See above for obv. details F/F+ Ref only
ST 1857 Db Obv. 1 (F: D: type Ab) open top O in  
VICTORIA. Double struck I & B of BRIT  
open at base.   Choice golden tone EF+-pAS 275.00

1858 silver threepence 

Scarce in top grade

Mintage 1,441,440

or Ex Maundy  4,488

1858 - Obverse  & Date die varieties

1858 A Obv. 1    Date: Large   Not yet found 
1858 B Obv. 1A  C with top serif. G with short cross-bar
1858 C Obv. 1A  C with top serif. G with short cross-bar
1858 C Date: Large    5 over 5 (Repaired)
1858 D Obv. 1A  C with top serif. G with small cross-bar
1858 D BRITANNIAB  BEGINA     Date: Large
1858 E Obv. 1D  C with top serif. G with long cross-bar
1858 E Date: Large  back of 5 needing repair
1858 F Date: 8 over 5    Not yet confirmed
1858 G Obv. 1D  C with top serif. G with long cross-bar
1858 G Date: Small '58' - 8 over 6 - Die 1
1858 H Obv. 1D  C with top serif. G with long cross-bar
1858 H Date: Small '58' - 8 over 6 - Die 2
ST 1858 A Obv. 1 not yet

found

ST 1858 Bb Obv. 1A  (F: D: type - Ab)  Date: Large 58 F-F+ 15.00
ST 1858 Cc Obv. 1A  (F: D: type - Ac)  Date: Large 58
Date: 5 over 5 - as back bar worn away EF? 120.00
ST 1858 D Obv. 1A  'BRITANNIAB  BEGINA
Last R of BRITANNIAR over B; 
First R of REGINA over B -  Ext. Rare Out of

stock

ST  1858 Ec Obv. 1D  (F: D: type - Ab)  Die crack
Date: large 58.  No back-bar to 5 VF+-EF?

100.00

ST  1858 Ec Obv. 1D  (F: D: type - Ab)  Die crack
Date: large 58.  No back-bar to 5 VF-VF+

70.00

ST  1858 Ec Obv. 1D  (F: D: type - Ab)  Die crack
Date: large 58.  No back-bar to 5 VF

55.00

ST  1858 Fc Obv. 1D  Date: Smaller 5 - 8 over 5 ?
List in a reference book but I have not as
yet seen a plausible example !?  not yet

seen

ST 1858 Gc Obv. 1D  Date: Smaller 5 - 8 over 6 VF-VF+

120.00

ST 1858 Hc Obv. 1D  Date: Smaller 5 - 8 over 6 VF-VF+

130.00

Work in progress !

New coins to be added when I have time

1859 silver threepence 

Mintage 3,579,840

or Ex Maundy  4,488

1859 - Obverse, Reverse & Date die varieties

1859 A Obv. 1    'C' NO top serif. 'G' with short-cross-bar
1859 B Obv. 1A  'C' with top serif. 'G' with short cross-bar
1859 C Obv. 1C  'C' NO top serif. 'G' with short cross-bar
                  'I' over 'I' (repaired) as seen in 1857 !? 

Using the original Obverse 1 die

Approximately 1 in 3 1859 3ds use

this unaltered original obv. 1 die.

ST 1859 A Obv. 1  (F: D: type - A)  Normal 'C'
Short cross-bar G Fair 10.00
ST 1859 At Obv. 1  (F: D: type - A)  Normal 'C'
Short cross-bar G. Date 9 over 9 (faintly) VF?/VF 35.00
ST 1859 Ac Obv. 1  (F: D: type - Ac)  Normal 'C'
Short cross-bar G. Date: large VF?/VF 32.00
ST 1859 Aw Obv. 1  (F: D: type - Ac)  Normal 'C'
Short cross-bar G. 
Rev. Extra metal at edge. Die crack
Date: large & 59 over 59   Bright EF 95.00
ST 1859 Ad Obv. 1  (F: D: type - Ad)  Normal 'C'
Short cross-bar G    Dark tone F-F+ 16.00
ST 1859 Ay Obv. 1  (F: D: type - Ae)  Normal 'C'
Short cross-bar G    Rev. Die crack
Date: Small 5 - Large 9 VF 50.00
ST 1859 B Obv. 1A  (F: D: type - A)  Top serif to 'C' Not as

yet seen

Using the 'repaired' Obverse 1 die

with the I over I

Listed as Obv. 1B in 1857

However, this appears to be a 

version of the 'C' in that die that is

complete rather than broken at the top.

It is listed as Obv. 1Ba.

Probably - Scarce to Rare

ST 1859 Ce Obv. 1Ba  (F: D: type - Ae)  Normal 'C'
I over I repaired. Short cross-bar G EF-EF+ 350.00

Using the ' repaired' Obverse 1 die

with 'C' having a top serif and the

'G' now having a long centre bar.

Listed as Obv. 1D in 1858

The majority of 1859 3ds use

this obverse. 

ST 1859 Er Obv. 1D (F: D: type - Ar)  C over C   
sideways.  Ext. RARE   Choice Bright EF/EF+ 850.00
ST 1859 A Obv. 1 
ST 1859 Cb 1 + Cb 
Obv. Metal fault? - raised
bump across cheek - from nose
to start of hair  ( An Air bubble?!)
ST 1859 D  Both tie ribbons over
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