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Coin: Ten pence 1974
Description

CountryUnited Kingdom CurrencyPound Sterling
Face value10 (x Penny) TypeTen Pence (Large)
Year1974 CurrentNo (demonetised 1993)
Mintage92,741,000 (92.7 million)
MintRoyal Mint
MaterialCuproNickel DesignerChristopher Ironside
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)28.5000 Thickness (mm)1.8500
Mass (g)11.3100
Obverse

Portrait of Her Majesty the Queen.

Obverse inscription

ELIZABETH·II D·G·REG·F·D·

Reverse

A lion crowned, part of the crest of England.

Reverse inscription

10 NEW PENCE

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

Ten pence 1974: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Gloss Proof 100,000
Ten pence 1974: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsGreat Britain KM# 912
Spink, Coins of England and the United Kingdom4231
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