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New Guinea 3 Pence and 6 Pence  1935 to 1944
New Guinea 3 Pence and 6 Pence 1935 to 1944

Minted in New Guinea, these coins are almost identical except for size and the number of points of the star on the back: 3 pence has 4 points, 6 pence has 8 points. Catalog values for all dates of 3 and 6 pence are virtually identical as well:

worn: $2 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $4
well preserved: $12
fully uncirculated: $25

The 1945 6 pence is slightly more valuable than the other coins. It catalogs near $15 in well preserved condition.

Coin: 18577 , Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: Jess, Tue, 06-Jan-2015 21:16:14 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Tue, 06-Jan-2015 23:20:20 GMT
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