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Coin: Ten Cents 1920 (CuproNickel)
Description

CountrySarawak CurrencySarawak Dollar
Face value10 (x Cent) TypeTen Cents (CuproNickel)
Year1920 CurrentNo (demonetised 1953)
Mintage800,000 (800000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint) Letter H 800,000 (800000)
MaterialCuproNickel Designer
MonarchCharles Vyner Brooke, Rajah EffigyCharles Vyner Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)26 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)5.8300
Obverse

Head of C.V. Brooke (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 10 CENTS in two lines within a wreath of two olive branches; below, the date 1920. The mint mark H is above the date.

Reverse inscription10 CENTS 1920
EdgePlain Edge inscriptionNone
Ten Cents 1920 (CuproNickel): Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof unknown
Ten Cents 1920 (CuproNickel): Photos
Ten Cents 1920 (CuproNickel): Photo Cn 10 cent, Birmingham, 1920
Cn 10 cent, Birmingham, 1920
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Ten Cents 1920 (CuproNickel): Photo Cn 10 cent, Birmingham, 1920
Cn 10 cent, Birmingham, 1920
Copyright: American Numismatic Society / CC BY NC
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Ten Cents 1920 (CuproNickel): Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Encyclopaedia of the Coins of Malaysia, Singapore and BruneiSarawak SS 18
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsSarawak KM# 16
Ten Cents 1920 (CuproNickel): 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
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Varieties Proof
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Ten Cents 1920 (CuproNickel): Some useful external links
American Numismatic Society: Cn 10 cent, Birmingham, 1920
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List of all (10) coins of type: Sarawak / Ten Cents
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