Proof 1 Cent, Issued by Malaysia: Malaya and British Borneo, 1962
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Crossed Malayan Kris
At centre, 1 / CENT; around, MALAYA AND BRITISH BORNEO 1962
This is a Proof of Record example of the second type 1 cent coin prepared for Malaya and British North Borneo, round instead of the usual square shape. It was supplied to the Melbourne Branch of the Royal Mint from London and then to the National Gallery of Victoria.
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15/3/1976
Type of item
18 mm (Outside Diameter), 1.894 g (Weight)
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2009. 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000.