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Coin: Quarter Cent 1896
Description

CountrySarawak CurrencySarawak Dollar
Face value1/4 (x Cent) TypeQuarter Cent
Year1896 CurrentNo (demonetised 1953)
Mintage283,112 (283112)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint) Letter H 283,112 (283112)
MaterialCopper DesignerJoseph Moore
MonarchCharles Brooke, Rajah EffigyCharles Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)18 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)2.3300
Obverse

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

Obverse inscription C. BROOKE RAJAH
Reverse

Value 1/4 CENT within a wreath of two olive branches; around, SARAWAK 1896. Mint mark H above the date

Reverse inscription

1/4 CENT SARAWAK 1896

EdgePlain Edge inscription

None

Quarter Cent 1896: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof unknown
Quarter Cent 1896: Photos
Quarter Cent 1896: Photo Sarawak 1896-H 1/4 cent
Sarawak 1896-H 1/4 cent
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Quarter Cent 1896: Photo Sarawak 1896-H 1/4 cent
Sarawak 1896-H 1/4 cent
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Quarter Cent 1896: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Encyclopaedia of the Coins of Malaysia, Singapore and BruneiSarawak SS 4
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsSarawak KM# 4
Quarter Cent 1896: 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
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Varieties Proof
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Quarter Cent 1896: Some useful external links
Sarawak 1896-H 1/4 cent - CoinFactsWiki
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List of all (3) coins of type: Sarawak / Quarter Cent
Quarter Cent 1863 Quarter Cent 1870 Quarter Cent 1896