20 Cents - Elizabeth II 2nd portrait

20 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait) - obverse20 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait) - reverse

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Features

Issuer Hong Kong (China)
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-1997)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1975-1983
Value 20 Cents
0.20 HKD = USD 0.026
Currency Dollar (1863-date)
Composition Nickel brass (79% Copper, 20% Zinc, 1% Nickel)
Weight 2.6 g
Diameter 19 mm
Thickness 1.37 mm
Shape Scalloped (with 12 notches)
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number
N#
1573
References KM# 36,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
Schön# 24
Gerhard Schön; 2022. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 1 more volumes.

Obverse

Crowned bust facing right

Script: Latin

Lettering: QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND

Engraver: Arnold Machin

Reverse

Chinese value within beaded circle, date lower right

Scripts: Chinese, Latin

Lettering:
*HONG – KONG*
 香
毫 • 貳
 港
TWENTY CENTS 1975

Translation:
Hong Kong
Twenty Cents

Edge

Smooth

Mint

Royal Mint, Llantrisant, United Kingdom (1968-date)

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1975  71 000 000 $ 0.12 $ 0.26 $ 0.26 $ 0.26 $ 0.26 $ 0.26 $ 0.47 37%
1976  42 000 000 $ 0.14 $ 0.21 $ 0.29 $ 0.32 $ 0.46 $ 2.50 23%
1977  Photo $ 0.10 $ 0.10 $ 0.14 $ 0.21 $ 0.35 $ 0.53 $ 25 21%
1978  86 000 000 $ 0.12 $ 0.13 $ 0.20 $ 0.21 $ 0.32 $ 0.41 $ 0.41 42%
1979  Photo 94 500 000 $ 0.06 $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.24 $ 0.24 $ 0.97 33%
1980  65 000 000 $ 0.07 $ 0.13 $ 0.28 $ 0.28 $ 0.28 $ 0.28 $ 0.54 27%
1982  Photo 30 000 000 $ 0.09 $ 0.09 $ 0.10 $ 0.21 $ 0.32 $ 0.41 $ 1.00 14%
1983  15 000 000 $ 0.13 $ 0.31 $ 0.47 $ 0.47 8%

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Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Sold price
Picture 1 of a sold 20 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait)Picture 1 of a sold 20 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait)
Heritage Auctions
A Special Selection of World Coins Monthly Internet Auction 271912
Lot 36526
Internet Archive
Mar 24, 2019 1977 UNC USD 53.00
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Picture 1 of a sold 20 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait)Picture 1 of a sold 20 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait)Picture 1 of a sold 20 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait)Picture 1 of a sold 20 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait)
Heritage Auctions
2021 September 26 Hong Kong Autumn World Coins Showcase Auction 61229
Lot 97201
Internet Archive
Sep 26, 2021 1979 UNC USD 180.00
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Picture 1 of a sold 20 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait)Picture 1 of a sold 20 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait)
Heritage Auctions
2021 September 26 Hong Kong Autumn World Coins Showcase Auction 61229
Lot 97202
Internet Archive
Sep 26, 2021 1982 UNC USD 336.00
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