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Coin - 20 Cents, Singapore, 1987 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 32643

Summary:
20 Cents, Issued by Singapore, 1987
Minted by Singapore Mint (Floral Series)
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr John Sharples - Museum Victoria, 1995
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 21.4 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 4.44 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins, 20
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Singapore
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1987 AD
Denomination: 20 Cents
Obverse Description: Shield of Arms of Singapore with supporters; motto MAJULAH SINGAPURA on ribbon; below, 1987; around, outside a radiate circle, SINGAPORE (in four languages)
Reverse Description: At centre, the Powder-puff Plant (Calliandra surinamensis); above, TWENTY CENTS; below, 20
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: round
Material: Copper-Nickel
Issued By: Singapore, 1987
Mint: Singapore (Mint), Singapore, 1987
References: KM#52
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

Comments

P Dijkhuis Posted on 22 Apr 2013 2:26 AM
I find it rather dissapointing that you do not credit Christopher Ironside OBE for the design of the Singapore second series; designers should receive credit where due and to educate the general public.

Kind regards
Peter (son-in-law of Christopher)

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