1 Dollar, British Trade Dollar, Issued by Straits Settlements, Penang, Malacca, Singapore, Hong Kong, Borneo, 1925
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Britannia standing helmeted looking to left; her right hand grasps a trident and her left rests on a shield; a sailing ship on the horizon at left; in exergue, 1925; around ONE DOLLAR

Reverse Description

Chinese labyrinth encircled by 4 compartments containing Chinese characters for "one Yuan" and arabic for Satu Ringgit (one dollar); all encircled by a Chinese scroll border.

Edge Description



Trade dollars dated 1925 were struck at the request of the Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation

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