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Coin: Twenty Cents 1927
Description

CountrySarawak CurrencySarawak Dollar
Face value20 (x Cent) TypeTwenty Cents (Small)
Year1927 CurrentNo (demonetised 1953)
Mintage250,000 (250000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint) Letter H 250,000 (250000)
Material0.500 Silver Designer
MonarchCharles Vyner Brooke, Rajah EffigyCharles Vyner Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)5.0800
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

Within rope circle tied at bottom, 20; around, TWENTY · 1927 · CENTS; the mint mark H is below the knot.

Reverse inscription

20 TWENTY · 1927 · CENTS

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

Twenty Cents 1927: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof unknown
Twenty Cents 1927: Photos
Twenty Cents 1927: Photo Coin - 20 Cents, Sarawak, 1927
Coin - 20 Cents, Sarawak, 1927
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Twenty Cents 1927: Photo Coin - 20 Cents, Sarawak, 1927
Coin - 20 Cents, Sarawak, 1927
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Twenty Cents 1927: Photo Sarawak 1927-H 20 cents
Sarawak 1927-H 20 cents
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Twenty Cents 1927: Photo Sarawak 1927-H 20 cents
Sarawak 1927-H 20 cents
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Twenty Cents 1927: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Encyclopaedia of the Coins of Malaysia, Singapore and BruneiSarawak SS 20
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsSarawak KM# 17a
Twenty Cents 1927: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Encyclopaedia of the Coins of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei 1986 Coin description
Museums Victoria Collections 2016 Coin description link
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
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Twenty Cents 1927: Some useful external links
Museums Victoria: Coin - 20 Cents, Sarawak, 1927 Sarawak 1927-H 20 cents - CoinFactsWiki
American Numismatic Society: Silver 20 cent, Birmingham, 1927
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List of all (8) coins of type: Sarawak / Twenty Cents
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