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Coin - 10 Cents, Straits Settlements, 1890 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 25458

10 Cents, Issued by Straits Settlements, Malaysia, Penang, Malacca, Singapore, 1890 H
Minted by Heaton & Son, Birmingham
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr John Sharples - Museum Victoria, 1994
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 18 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 2.74 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Heaton & Sons Mint, Birmingham, England, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Malaysia - Straits Settlements
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: British Colonial
DateEra: 1890 AD
Denomination: 10 Cents
Obverse Description: Head of the Queen wearing coronet facing left; around, VICTORIA QUEEN; mint mark, H, below neck
Reverse Description: At centre within a circle of beads, 10; around, STRAITS SETTLEMENTS TEN CENTS 1890
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: round
Material: Silver
Issued By: Straits Settlements (Malaysia), 1890
Mint: Heaton & Sons (Mint), Great Britain, 1890
References: KM#11
Pridmore 102
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900, 2006
  2. [Book], Major Fred Pridmore, Coins and Coinages of the Straits Settlements and British Malaya 1786 to 1951, Government Printing Office, Singapore, Singapore, 1955

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