Proof 1/2 Cent, Issued by Straits Settlements, Malaysia, Penang, Malacca, Singapore, 1872
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Head of the Queen wearing coronet facing left; around, VICTORIA QUEEN

Reverse Description

At centre within a circle of beads, 1/2; around, STRAITS SETTLEMENTS HALF CENT 1872

Edge Description



This coin was supplied by the Royal Mint, London to the Melbourne Mint for their display at the 1880 Melbourne International Exhibition and was retained and shown again at the 1888 Centennial International Exhibition.

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