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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
NameMintageMint mark
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint) 250,000 (250000) Letter H
Material0.400 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, C.V. BROOKE RAJAH SARAWAK.

Obverse inscription C.V. BROOKE RAJAH SARAWAK
Reverse

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

Reverse inscription

20 TWENTY 1927 CENTS

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

Twenty Cents 1927: Known varieties
VarietyMintageRarityDetails
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
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsSarawak KM# 17a
Twenty Cents 1927: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Museum 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
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Varieties Proof
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Twenty Cents 1927: Some useful external links
Museum Victoria Collections: Coin - 20 Cents, Sarawak, 1927 Sarawak 1927-H 20 cents - CoinFactsWiki
American Numismatic Society: Silver 20 cent, Birmingham, 1927
List of all (8) coins of type: Sarawak / Twenty Cents
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Twenty Cents 1920 Twenty Cents 1927