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Coin - 10 Cents, Hong Kong, 1978 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 15677

10 Cents, Issued by Hong Kong, 1978
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Acquisition Information:
Donation from George Swain, 1980
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 20 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 4.61 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Royal Mint, London, Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, The Royal Mint, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Hong Kong
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1978 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 1978 .
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: Round
Material: Nickel Brass
Issued By: Hong Kong, China, 1978
Mint: Royal Mint, London, 1978
References: KM#28.3
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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