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Coin: One Cent 1884
Description

CountrySarawak CurrencySarawak Dollar
Face value1 (x Cent) TypeOne Cent (Copper)
Year1884 CurrentNo (demonetised 1953)
Mintage1,070,000 (1.1 million)
Mints
NameMintageMint mark
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint) 1,070,000 (1.1 million) No mint mark
MaterialCopper DesignerJoseph Moore
MonarchCharles Brooke, Rajah EffigyCharles Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)29 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)9.3300
Obverse

Head of Charles Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak, facing left. Around, C. BROOKE RAJAH.

Obverse inscription C. BROOKE RAJAH
Reverse

Value ONE CENT within wreath, around SARAWAK 1884.

Reverse inscription

ONE CENT SARAWAK 1884

EdgePlain Edge inscription

None

One Cent 1884: Known varieties
VarietyMintageRarityDetails
Proof unknown
One Cent 1884: Photos
One Cent 1884: Photo Bronze cent, Birmingham, 1884
Bronze cent, Birmingham, 1884
Copyright: American Numismatic Society / CC BY NC
source
One Cent 1884: Photo Bronze cent, Birmingham, 1884
Bronze cent, Birmingham, 1884
Copyright: American Numismatic Society / CC BY NC
source
One Cent 1884: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsSarawak KM# 6
One Cent 1884: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Atkins, Coins and Tokens of the British Empire 1889 Coin description
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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One Cent 1884: Links to sites that (may) sell similar coins
1884 Charles J. Brooke Sarawak Cent - Silveragecoins.com
One Cent 1884: Some useful external links
American Numismatic Society: Bronze cent, Birmingham, 1884
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