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Coin: Twenty Five Cents 1929
Description

CountryNorth Borneo CurrencyBritish North Borneo Dollar
Face value25 (x Cent) TypeTwenty Five Cents
Year1929 CurrentNo (demonetised 1953)
Mintage400,000 (400000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint) Letter H 400,000 (400000)
Material0.500 Silver Designer
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)18 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)2.8300
Obverse

The Coat of Arms of the British North Borneo Chartered Company; on a shield, a lion above a dhow (native boat) with sails; the shield is supported by two native warriors, one holding a shield, the other a large native sword or machete; the crest, two arms holding a flag staff; below on ribbon the motto PERGO ET PERAGO (translation: I undertake and I achieve); below, the mint mark (H for The Mint Birmingham Limited, known as Ralph Heaton and Sons Limited before 1879).

Obverse inscription (none)
Reverse

Within a circle of beads, value 25 CENTS on two lines; around, · STATE OF NORTH BORNEO · ; below, the date 1929.

Reverse inscription25 CENTS STATE OF NORTH BORNEO · 1929 ·
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
Twenty Five Cents 1929: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof unknown
Twenty Five Cents 1929: Photos
Twenty Five Cents 1929: Photo British North Borneo 1929-H 25 cents
British North Borneo 1929-H 25 cents
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Twenty Five Cents 1929: Photo British North Borneo 1929-H 25 cents
British North Borneo 1929-H 25 cents
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Twenty Five Cents 1929: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Encyclopaedia of the Coins of Malaysia, Singapore and BruneiBritish North Borneo SS 11
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBritish North Borneo KM# 6
Twenty Five Cents 1929: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Encyclopaedia of the Coins of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei 1986 Coin description
The Coins of Malaysia 1969 Mint
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mint
The Coins of Malaysia 1969 Mintage
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mintage
Encyclopaedia of the Coins of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei 1986 Varieties Proof
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Twenty Five Cents 1929: Some useful external links
British North Borneo 1929-H 25 cents - CoinFactsWiki
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