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Coin: Fifty Cents 1927
Description

CountrySarawak CurrencySarawak Dollar
Face value50 (x Cent) TypeFifty Cents (Small)
Year1927 CurrentNo (demonetised 1953)
Mintage200,000 (200000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint) Letter H 200,000 (200000)
Material0.500 Silver Designer
MonarchCharles Vyner Brooke, Rajah EffigyCharles Vyner Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)10.3000
Obverse

Head of C.V. Brooke (Charles Vyner de Windt Brooke), Rajah of Sarawak, facing right. Around above, C. V. BROOKE RAJAH; below, SARAWAK.

Obverse inscription C. V. BROOKE RAJAH SARAWAK
Reverse

Within rope circle tied at bottom, 50; around, FIFTY · 1927 · CENTS; the mint mark H is below the knot.

Reverse inscription

50 FIFTY · 1927 · CENTS

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

Fifty Cents 1927: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof unknown
Fifty Cents 1927: Photos
Fifty Cents 1927: Photo Silver 50 cent, Birmingham, 1927
Silver 50 cent, Birmingham, 1927
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Fifty Cents 1927: Photo Silver 50 cent, Birmingham, 1927
Silver 50 cent, Birmingham, 1927
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Fifty Cents 1927: Photo Sarawak 1927-H 50 cents
Sarawak 1927-H 50 cents
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Fifty Cents 1927: Photo Sarawak 1927-H 50 cents
Sarawak 1927-H 50 cents
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Fifty Cents 1927: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Encyclopaedia of the Coins of Malaysia, Singapore and BruneiSarawak SS 22
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsSarawak KM# 19
Fifty Cents 1927: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Encyclopaedia of the Coins of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei 1986 Coin description
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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Fifty Cents 1927: Some useful external links
Sarawak 1927-H 50 cents - CoinFactsWiki American Numismatic Society: Silver 50 cent, Birmingham, 1927
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List of all (3) coins of type: Sarawak / Fifty Cents
Fifty Cents 1900 Fifty Cents 1906 Fifty Cents 1927