1 Cent, Issued by Straits Settlements, Malaysia, Penang, Malacca, Singapore, 1884
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Head of the Queen, wearing coronet or diadem ornamented with jewels, facing left; around, VICTORIA QUEEN. The ends of the coronet are connected by a band decorated with a scroll which is partly hidden by the hair. The hair is drawn into a knot behind the head and teied with a bow at the back of the head.

Reverse Description

Within a circle of beads, 1; around above, STRAITS SETTLEMENTS; around below, ONE CENT 1884

Edge Description



This denomination was struck in copper from 1872 until 1901 with the exception of this issue, the only one struck at the Royal Mint, London

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