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Coin: Five Cents 1927
Description

CountrySarawak CurrencySarawak Dollar
Face value5 (x Cent) TypeFive Cents (CuproNickel)
Year1927 CurrentNo (demonetised 1953)
Mintage600,000 (600000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint) Letter H 600,000 (600000)
MaterialCuproNickel Designer
MonarchCharles Vyner Brooke, Rajah EffigyCharles Vyner Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)21 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)3.8800
Obverse

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

Obverse inscription C.V. BROOKE RAJAH SARAWAK
Reverse

Value 5 CENTS within wreath; below, 1927.

Reverse inscription

5 CENTS 1927

EdgePlain Edge inscription

None

Five Cents 1927: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof unknown
Five Cents 1927: Photos
Five Cents 1927: Photo Cn 5 cent, Birmingham, 1927
Cn 5 cent, Birmingham, 1927
Copyright: American Numismatic Society / CC BY NC
source
Five Cents 1927: Photo Cn 5 cent, Birmingham, 1927
Cn 5 cent, Birmingham, 1927
Copyright: American Numismatic Society / CC BY NC
source
Five Cents 1927: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsSarawak KM# 14
Five Cents 1927: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
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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Five Cents 1927: Some useful external links
American Numismatic Society: Cn 5 cent, Birmingham, 1927
List of all (8) coins of type: Sarawak / Five Cents
Five Cents 1900 Five Cents 1908 Five Cents 1911 Five Cents 1913 Five Cents 1915 Five Cents 1920 (Silver)
Five Cents 1920 (CuproNickel) Five Cents 1927