North Borneo: Coin Five Cents 1927 - detailed information

North Borneo: Coin Five Cents 1927
CoinFive Cents 1927

MintHeaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint)
Obverse
North Borneo / Five Cents 1927 - obverse photo

The Coat of Arms of the British North Borneo Chartered Company; on a shield, a lion above a dhow (native boat) with sails; the shield is supported by two native warriors, one holding a shield, the other a large native sword or machete; the crest, two arms holding a flag staff; below on ribbon the motto PERGO ET PERAGO (translation: I undertake and I achieve); below, the mint mark (H for The Mint Birmingham Limited, known as Ralph Heaton and Sons Limited before 1879).

Obverse Inscription (none)
Reverse
North Borneo / Five Cents 1927 - reverse photo

Within a circle of beads, value 5 CENTS on two lines; around, · STATE OF NORTH BORNEO · ; below, the date 1927.

Reverse Inscription 5 CENTS STATE OF NORTH BORNEO · 1927 ·
EdgePlain
Edge InscriptionNone
Five Cents 1927: References to Information Used
Five Cents 1927 / Best-effort future value guesstimates based on past value trends in currency: US Dollar (USD)
MintVarietyGrade2018201920202021
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Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint)Uncirculated (UNC) 138.96 145.31 151.67 158.03
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint)Extra Fine (EF, XF) 33.36 34.39 35.42 36.45
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint)Very Fine (VF) 12.97 13.24 13.50 13.76
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint)Fine (F) 6.49 6.62 6.75 6.88
All Coins of Country: North Borneo, Type: Five Cents (8)
Coin NameMintageSymbolLegend
Five Cents 1903 1,000,000 (none)
Five Cents 1920 100,000 (none)
Five Cents 1921 500,000 (none)
Five Cents 1927 150,000 (none)
Five Cents 1928 151,000 (none)
Five Cents 1938 500,000 (none)
Five Cents 1940 500,000 (none)
Five Cents 1941 1,000,000 (none)
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Five Cents 1927: Details
CountryNorth Borneo
CurrencyBritish North Borneo Dollar
Coin TypeFive Cents
Issued1927
Face Value5 (x Cent)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1953)
Mintage150,000
MaterialCuproNickel
Designer
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)28
Mass (g)7.2000
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Five Cents 1927: Photos
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Coin - 5 Cents, North Borneo, 1927
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Coin - 5 Cents, North Borneo, 1927
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Five Cents 1927: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Encyclopaedia of the Coins of Malaysia, Singapore and BruneiBritish North Borneo SS 10
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBritish North Borneo KM# 5