1 Dollar, British Trade Dollar, Issued by Straits Settlements, Penang, Malacca, Singapore, Hong Kong, Borneo, 1897 B
Minted by Bombay Mint, India

Obverse Description

Britannia standing helmeted looking to left; her right hand grasps a trident (from which mint mark B worn off) and her left rests on a shield; a sailing ship on the horizon at left; in exergue, 1897; 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.

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