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10 Dollars

10 Dollars -  obverse10 Dollars -  reverse

© Dario Silva Collection

Features

Country Hong Kong
(China)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1993-1996
Value 10 Dollars
10 HKD = 1.29 USD
Currency Dollar (1863-date)
Composition Bimetallic: nickel brass center in copper-nickel ring
Weight 11 g
Diameter 24 mm
Thickness 3 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 70,
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Michael, Thomas & Tracy L. Schmidt; 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Michael, Thomas (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
Schön# 56
  • Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461840.
  • Kahnt, Helmut & Günter Schön; 2016. Weltmünzkatalog 19. Jahrhundert: 1801-1900 (17. Auflage). Battenberg. ISBN 9783866461185.
  • Schön, Gerhard & Sebastian Krämer; 2017. Weltmünzkatalog 21. Jahrhundert: 2001-2016 (3. Auflage). Battenberg. ISBN 9783866461383.

Obverse

Bauhinia or Hong Kong orchid flower (Binomial Name: Bauhinia blakeana)

Lettering:
香 港
HONG KONG

Translation:
Hong Kong
Hong Kong

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

Face value

Lettering:
拾 圓
10
1994
TEN DOLLARS

Translation:
Ten Dollars
10
1994
Ten 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

Segmented in 4 smooth and 4 reeded parts

10 Dollars -  obverse

© Cyrillius

Mint

Royal Mint, Llantrisant, United Kingdom

Comments

1996 coins were not released for circulation immediately. Instead, they were kept until 2014 to be released

Struck under reign of Elizabeth II until the handover to China in 1997

1993 coins are rare as they were not intended to circulate, and were only minted in presentation sets

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1993  3% Only in presentation sets
1993  30,000 0.5% Proof
1994  1.21 1.21 1.54 1.48 1.48 3.78 64%
1995  1.19 1.23 1.47 2.49 2.96 3.40 46%
1996  1.05 6% Minted at Llantrisant, released in 2014

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