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Australian Sixpence coins minted between 1946 and 1963 contain 50% fine silver. Coins minted between 1910 and 1944 are sterling silver (92.5% silver). The same applies to Australian Threepence and Shillings. There were no sixpence coins minted in 1947, 1949 and 1964. British sixpence coin are available in years 1964-1967.
Australian Threepence coins were not minted in 1937, 1945 and 1946. Australian Shilling coins were not minted in 1938, 1947, 1949 and 1951.
The Australian Threepence coin measures 1.6cm / 0.62in in diameter and the Australian sixpence coins measure 1.9cm / 0.75in and are the same size as an Australian five cent piece. The Australian Shilling measures 2.35cm/0.92in in diameter.