1 Cent, Issued by Straits Settlements, Malaysia, Penang, Malacca, Singapore, 1894
Minted by Bombay Mint, India
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.
Within a circle of beads, 1; around above, STRAITS SETTLEMENTS; around below, ONE CENT 1894
Hocking gives the mint for copper struck from 1894 as Bombay (p.292)
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15/3/1976
Type of item
29 mm (Outside Diameter), 8.753 g (Weight)
KM#9 Pridmore 163
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2006. Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900.
[Book] Pridmore, Fred. 1955. Coins and Coinages of the Straits Settlements and British Malaya 1786 to 1951.