George VI (1936-52), Proof cupro-nickel Sixpence, 1947, V.I.P. issue, bare head left, initials HP below neck for Humphrey Paget, legend and toothed border surrounding, GEORGIVS VI D:G: BR: OMN: REX rev. crowned GRI, date either side, KG below for Kruger Gray, legend FID. DEF. .IND. IMP with SIXPENCE below, edge milled (Bull 4256-7; Davies 2201; S4105). Cloudy uneven tone, otherwise as struck and extremely rare.