Wreath Series - One Stuiver
The Single Stuivers are only Wreath series denomination to be found in all three types apparently belonging to issues of three different mints Colombo, Jaffnapatnam and Negapatnam?
|Codrington 125; Schloten 1290d; Mitchiner #2171; Krause #19.2|
Obverse : I st within a divided wreath of leaves
isting hes which are united at bottom. - Schloten Type B)
Reverse : Similer (incomplete design)
|KM19.2||S1290d||One||I St in leafy wreath (type B)|
|KM19.2||S1290e||One||I St in similar wreath|
|KM19.2||S1290f||One||I St : in similar wreath|
|KM19.2||S1290g||One||similar with I St Rev. I St|
|KM19.2||S1290h||One||similar. Rev. I St:|
|KM19.2||S1290i||One||similar I St: Rev. I St , large lettering|
It is assumed that this type B Stuiver copper dump coin were struck at Negapatnam mint about 1675.
* Ceylon Coins and Currency By H. W. Codrington. Colombo 1924
Page 131 Chapter X Dutch - Coins of the Eastern Mints. Plate 125.
* The Coins of the Dutch Overseas Territories- 1601-1948
C. Scholten, 1953, Amsterdam: Jacques Schulman.
The XF coin was scanned at 300dpi and the images are displayed at 300dpi. It is one of two coins of lot#907 in Baldwin's Auction #27 of Ton Eijkelenkamp collection of Coins of the Dutch S.E.Asian Territories, held in London on 2001 October 8th. It was purchased in London in 2001 November from remaining unsold lots.