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5 Dollars

5 Dollars -  obverse 5 Dollars -  reverse

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Features

Country Hong Kong
(China)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1993-2017
Value 5 Dollars
HKD = 0.64 USD
Metal Copper-nickel
Weight 13.4 g
Diameter 27 mm
Thickness 3 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 65, Schön# 55
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

Bauhinia or Hong Kong orchid flower
Binomial Name: Bauhinia blakeana

Lettering:
香 港
HONG KONG

Translation: Hongkong

Engraver: Joseph Yam

Joseph YAM Chi-kwong (born 1948, Hong Kong) is a Hong Kong statistician, economist and civil servant. He was the first Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Hong Kong's de facto central bank, holding the position for 16 years. He designed the first "Bauhinia" coins that replaced coins bearing the Queen's Head coins in Hong Kong starting 1993.

Reverse

Facial value

Lettering:
伍 圓
5
2017
FIVE DOLLARS

Translation: Five Dollars

Engraver: Joseph Yam

Joseph YAM Chi-kwong (born 1948, Hong Kong) is a Hong Kong statistician, economist and civil servant. He was the first Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Hong Kong's de facto central bank, holding the position for 16 years. He designed the first "Bauhinia" coins that replaced coins bearing the Queen's Head coins in Hong Kong starting 1993.

Edge

Reeded with Security edge and lettering.

Lettering: HONG KONG FIVE DOLLARS 香 港 伍 圓

Translation:
Hongkong
Five Dollars

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1993  0.96 0.63 0.97 1.12
1993  Proof
1995 
1997  2.61
1998  1.12 1.23
2012 
2013  0.71 0.76
2015 
2017 

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