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Features

Country Hong Kong
(China)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1994-2017
Value 1 Dollar
1 HKD = 0.13 USD
Currency Dollar (1863-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 7.1 g
Diameter 25.5 mm
Thickness 1.90 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 69a,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 53a
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: 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:
壹 圓
1
1998
ONE DOLLAR

Translation: One Dollar

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

Comments

Coin differs from KM# 69 in that it is not nickel plated with steel and therefore not magnetic; Struck under reign of Elizabeth II until the handover to China in 1997

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1994  0.20 0.55 0.59 0.95
1995  0.12 0.57 0.51 0.51
1996  0.14 0.93
1997  0.14 0.14 0.28 0.99
1998  0.23 0.24 0.37 0.78 0.90
2013  0.42 0.83
2015  0.17 0.15 0.15
2017 

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging coins. Numista does not buy or sell coins.

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