Proof 20 Cents, Issued by Hong Kong, 1887
Minted by Royal Mint, London

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 1887

Edge Description



Supplied to the Melbourne Branch of the Royal Mint for inclusion in it's exhibit at the 1880 Melbourne International Exhibition. The piece was retained and used again for the 1888 Exhibition

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