10 Cents, Issued by Malaysia: Malaya and British Borneo, 1953
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Mostly missing but with correct lighting much of the standard obverse, crowned and draped bust of the Queen facing right; around, QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND; the artist's initials, CT, incuse on the bust truncation, can be detected

Reverse Description

At centre within a bead circle, 10 / CENTS; around, MALAYA AND BRITISH BORNEO 1953

Edge Description



This coin was struck from the end of a casting fillet, characterised by a metal flaw through the centre of the coin. After striking the obverse and reverse seperated leaving on this piece a well struck reverse but only a ghost of the obverse. The coin is, as expected, about half of the standard weight.

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