10 Cents Special Administration Region

10 Cents (Special Administration Region) -  obverse10 Cents (Special Administration Region) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Hong Kong (China)
Period Special Administrative Region (1997-date)
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 1997
Value 10 Cents
0.10 HKD = 0.013 USD
Currency Dollar (1863-date)
Composition Brass plated steel
Weight 1.85 g
Diameter 17.55 mm
Thickness 1.18 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 5275
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References KM# 72
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

Retrocession to China

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

A traditional Chinese sailing junk, with a high poop, overhanging stern and three masts, sailing on a calm sea with a following wind

Lettering:
壹 10 毫
19 97
TEN CENTS

Translation: Ten Cents

Engraver: Lady Haddon-Cave

Edge

Smooth

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1997  $ 0.16 $ 1.00 $ 1.50 $ 1.17 94%
1997  $ 1.62 8% Proof

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