1 Cent, Issued by Sarawak, Malaysia, 1887
Minted by Heaton & Son, Birmingham, England
Head of Charles Brooke facing left; around, C. BROOKE RAJAH
Within a laurel wreath ONE / CENT; around above, SARAWAK; below, 1887
Sir Charles Johnson Brooke, depicted on the obverse of this coin, became Rajah of Sarawak after the death of James Brooke in 1868.
Donation from Mr John P. Sharples - Museum Victoria, 1994
Type of item
29 mm (Outside Diameter), 9.2 g (Weight)
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2006. Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900.
[Book] Remick, Jerome. 1971. British Commonwealth Coins., 489-492 Pages