Proof 10 Cents, Issued by Hong Kong, 1955
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Crowned bust of the Queen facing right; around, QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND, artist's initials, CT, incuse on bust truncation
At centre within a circle of dots, four Chinese characters; around above, HONG-KONG; around below, . TEN CENTS 1955 .
Milled with security central line
First issue in the name of Elizabeth II
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 11 Jan 1978
Type of item
20.5 mm (Outside Diameter), 4.447 g (Weight)
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2009. 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000.
[Book] Cribb, Joe. 1987. Money in the Bank, The Hongkong Bank Money Collection.