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Coin: One Cent 1893
Description

CountrySarawak CurrencySarawak Dollar
Face value1 (x Cent) TypeOne Cent (Copper, Holed)
Year1893 CurrentNo (demonetised 1953)
Mintage1,633,888 (1.6 million)
Mints
NameMintageMint mark
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint) 1,633,888 (1.6 million) Letter H
MaterialCopper Designer
MonarchCharles Brooke, Rajah EffigyCharles Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound with hole
Size (mm)29 Thickness (mm)1.9000
Mass (g)9.3300
Obverse

Head of Charles Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak, facing left, above hole in centre. Around, C. BROOKE RAJAH. Below, crossed flags.

Obverse inscription C. BROOKE RAJAH
Reverse

Value ONE CENT within wreath, around SARAWAK 1893.

Reverse inscription

ONE CENT SARAWAK 1893

EdgePlain Edge inscription

None

Notes

Krause catalogues list mintage of 1,634,000.

One Cent 1893: Photos
One Cent 1893: Photo Coin - 1 Cent, Sarawak, 1893
Coin - 1 Cent, Sarawak, 1893
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One Cent 1893: Photo Coin - 1 Cent, Sarawak, 1893
Coin - 1 Cent, Sarawak, 1893
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One Cent 1893: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsSarawak KM# 7
One Cent 1893: 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
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One Cent 1893: Some useful external links
Museum Victoria Collections: Coin - 1 Cent, Sarawak, 1893
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