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Coin - 10 Cents, Hong Kong, 1965 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 30499

10 Cents, Issued by Hong Kong, 1965 KN
Minted by King's Norton Mint, Birmingham
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Anonymous, 1984
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 20 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 4.29 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins, british caribbean territories eastern group
Themes this item is part of: Percy Metcalfe, Coin Designer, (1895-1970), Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Hong Kong
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1965 AD
Denomination: 10 Cents
Obverse Description: Crowned bust of the Queen facing right; around, QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Reverse Description: At centre within a circle of dots, four Chinese characters (Hong Kong 1/10th (of a dollar)); around above, HONG-KONG; around below, . TEN CENTS 1965 .; the mint mark K and N on either side of CENTS
Edge Description: Milled with security central line
Shape: Round
Material: Nickel Brass
Issued By: Hong Kong, China, 1965
Mint: King's Norton Metal Co. (Mint), 1965
Artist: Percy Metcalfe - Royal Mint, London
References: KM#28.1
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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