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Detailed information about coin type: Quarter Cent from Sarawak:

Coin type: Quarter Cent
Description

CountrySarawak CurrencySarawak Dollar
Sub-type of Sub-types
Face value1/4 (x Cent)
Years produced1863 - 1896 CurrentNo (demonetised 1953)
MaterialCopper DesignerJoseph Moore
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)18 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)2.3300
Obverse

Obverse inscription

Reverse

Effigy of the monarch, legend.

Reverse inscription

EdgePlain Edge inscription

None

Notes

References to additional information:

[Book] Atkins, James. 1889. The Coins and Tokens of the Possessions and Colonies of the British Empire. pp 228-229
[Book] Kavanagh, Kevin F. 1969. The Coins of Malaysia, pp 65-73
[Book] Remick, Jerome. 1971. British Commonwealth Coins., pp 489-492

Quarter Cent: Photos

Sarawak 1896-H 1/4 cent
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Sarawak 1896-H 1/4 cent
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List of 3 coins of type: Quarter Cent from Sarawak
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Quarter Cent 1863 unknown James Brooke, Rajah Portrait by Joseph Moore J. BROOKE RAJAH
Quarter Cent 1870 100,000 Charles Brooke, Rajah Charles Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak C. BROOKE RAJAH
Quarter Cent 1896 283,112 Charles Brooke, Rajah Charles Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak C. BROOKE RAJAH