1 Cent, Issued by Mauritius, 1911
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Crowned and draped bust of the King facing left, the King is wearing the Imperial Crown and the ermine Robe of State, the Collar of the Most Noble Order of the Garter, and the Badge of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath; around, GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA; on bust truncation, the artist's initials, BM
At centre within a circle of beads, 1; around, MAURITIUS . ONE CENT 1911 .
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 11 Jan 1978
Type of item
18 mm (Outside Diameter), 1.961 g (Weight)
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2009. 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000.