1 Cent, Issued by Straits Settlements, Malaysia, Penang, Malacca, Singapore, 1874
Minted by Calcutta Mint, India

Pridmore states 'Most of the copper coinage was executed by the Indian Government Mint, Calcutta'

Obverse Description

Head of the Queen, wearing coronet or diadem ornamented with jewels, facing left; around, VICTORIA QUEEN. The ends of the coronet are connected by a band decorated with a scroll which is partly hidden by the hair. The hair is drawn into a knot behind the head and teied with a bow at the back of the head.

Reverse Description

Within a circle of beads, 1; around above, STRAITS SETTLEMENTS; around below, ONE CENT 1874

Edge Description


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