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Coin - 50 Cents, Hong Kong, 1968 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 15645

50 Cents, Issued by Elizabeth II, Hong Kong, 1968 H
Minted by Heaton & Sons, Birmingham, England
Acquisition Information:
Donation from John Barrow - Museum Victoria Education Office, 1982
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 23 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 5.70 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth 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: Hong Kong
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1968 AD
Denomination: 50 Cents
Obverse Description: Crowned and draped bust facing right; around, QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Reverse Description: At centre within a circle of dots, four Chinese characters; around above, HONG-KONG; around below, . FIFTY CENTS 1968 .; the mint mark, H, below EN of CENTS
Edge Description: Milled with security central line
Shape: round
Material: Copper-Nickel
Issued By: Hong Kong, China, 1968
Mint: Heaton & Sons (Mint), Great Britain, 1968
References: KM#30.1
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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