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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

Shield of arms of the British North Borneo Company; on shield, a lion above a dhow (boat); native warrior supporters one holding a shield the other a large 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 - also known as Heaton & Sons).

Obverse inscription

Reverse

Within a circle of beads, 25 / CENTS; around, STATE OF NORTH BORNEO . 1929 .

Reverse inscription

25 CENTS STATE OF NORTH BORNEO 1929

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

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
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBritish North Borneo KM# 6
Twenty Five Cents 1929: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Museums Victoria Collections 2016 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
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Varieties Proof
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Twenty Five Cents 1929: Some useful external links
British North Borneo 1929-H 25 cents - CoinFactsWiki