20 Cents, Issued by, Hong Kong, 1867
Minted by Hong Kong Mint

Obverse Description

Diademed head of Queen Victoria, neck bare, facing left; around, VICTORIA QUEEN

Reverse Description

At centre within a circle of dots, four chinese characters; around, . HONG - KONG . TWENTY CENTS 1867

Edge Description



The Hong Kong mint struck 5, 10 and 20 cent coins from a silver alloy .800 fine between 1866 and 1868. They are classed as token coins as their silver content was below their marked denomination value. They were legal tender only up to the value of $2.

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