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Coin: One Cent 1920
Description

This coin was authorised for circulation by Order No. 1 of 1921 dated 21st January 1921.

CountrySarawak CurrencySarawak Dollar
Face value1 (x Cent) TypeOne Cent (CuproNickel)
Year1920 CurrentNo (demonetised 1953)
Mintage5,000,000 (5.0 million)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint) Letter H 5,000,000 (5.0 million)
MaterialCuproNickel Designer
MonarchCharles Vyner Brooke, Rajah EffigyCharles Vyner Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)18 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)1.9400
Obverse

Head of 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

Value 1 CENT in two lines within a wreath of two olive branches; below, the date 1920. Above the date, the mint mark H.

Reverse inscription1 CENT 1920
EdgePlain Edge inscriptionNone
One Cent 1920: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof unknown
Bronze pattern unknown
One Cent 1920: Photos
One Cent 1920: Photo Cn cent, Birmingham, 1920
Cn cent, Birmingham, 1920
Copyright: American Numismatic Society / CC BY NC
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One Cent 1920: Photo Cn cent, Birmingham, 1920
Cn cent, Birmingham, 1920
Copyright: American Numismatic Society / CC BY NC
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One Cent 1920: Photo Sarawak One Cent 1920
Sarawak One Cent 1920
Copyright: Encik Wan (by permission)
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One Cent 1920: Photo Sarawak One Cent 1920
Sarawak One Cent 1920
Copyright: Encik Wan (by permission)
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One Cent 1920: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Encyclopaedia of the Coins of Malaysia, Singapore and BruneiSarawak SS 11
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsSarawak KM# 12
One Cent 1920: 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, Bronze pattern
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