Fifteen Pence (Dump), Coin from New South Wales - detailed information

Fifteen Pence (Dump), Coin from New South Wales (demonetised 1829)
CoinFifteen Pence (Dump)

A circular silver coin (19 mm diameter with milled edge) bearing on the obverse a crown with the words around above, NEW SOUTH WALES; and the date below, 1813. The reverse features the denomination FIFTEEN PENCE in two lines.

Mint Total Mintage39,910
Obverse
New South Wales / Fifteen Pence (Dump) - obverse photo

At centre a crown, around above, NEW SOUTH WALES; below, 1813.

Obverse Inscription NEW SOUTH WALES 1813
Reverse
New South Wales / Fifteen Pence (Dump) - reverse photo

Legend in two lines; FIFTEEN / PENCE.

Reverse Inscription FIFTEEEN PENCE
EdgeMilledEdge InscriptionNone
Notes

Most were recalled and melted, only 1500 dumps are estimated to remain.

References to additional information:

[Book] Mira, William J. & Noble, W J. 1988. The Holey Dollars of New South Wales.

Fifteen Pence (Dump): Known varieties
Variety 3.5mm Spacing
Mintage Issued: unknown
Details

3.5mm spacing between "FIFTEEN" and "PENCE".

Variety 5mm Spacing
Mintage Issued: unknown (included in total)
Details

5mm spacing between "FIFTEEN" and "PENCE".

Variety 4.5mm Spacing
Mintage Issued: unknown (included in total)
Details

4.5mm spacing between "FIFTEEN" and "PENCE".

Variety 4mm Spacing
Mintage Issued: unknown (included in total)
Details

4mm spacing between "FIFTEEN" and "PENCE".

Fifteen Pence (Dump): References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Museums Victoria Collections 2016 Coin description link
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Fifteen Pence (Dump): Details
CountryNew South Wales
CurrencyNSW Pound
PeriodHoley Dollar (1813 - 1829)
Coin TypeFifteen Pence (Dump)
Issued1813
MonarchKing George III
Face Value15 (x Penny)
Mintage39,910
CurrentNo; demonetised 1829
Material0.903 Silver
DesignerWilliam Henshall
TechnologyCounterstamped on host coin
ShapeRound
Size (mm)19
Mass (g)
OCC IDDBYN-KEDD-CPBP-EPQM
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Fifteen Pence (Dump): Photos
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New South Wales 1813 15 pence
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Notes: KM# 1.3 (5mm Spacing).
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New South Wales 1813 15 pence
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Coin - 15 Pence, Dump, New South Wales, Australia, 1813
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Coin - 15 Pence, Dump, New South Wales, Australia, 1813
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Notes: Obverse.
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Silver 15 penny
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Silver 15 penny
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Fifteen Pence (Dump): Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsAustralia KM# 1.3 (5mm Spacing)
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsAustralia KM# 1.1 (4.5mm Spacing)
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsAustralia KM# 1.2 (4mm Spacing)
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsAustralia KM# 1.4 (3.5mm Spacing)