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?
|Schloten 1290j; Mitchiner #2177; Krause #19.3|
Obverse : I st within a wreath of thorns pointing to right on top (revolving anticlockwise - Schloten Type C)
Reverse : Similer
|KM19.3||S1290j||One||crude workmanship (resembling type C)|
|KM19.3||S1290k||One||I St in thorny wreath on both sides (type C)|
|KM19.3||S1290l||One||similar I St, larger lettering|
It appears that this type C Stuiver copper dump coin were struck at Jaffna mint.
* Ceylon Coins and Currency By H. W. Codrington. Colombo 1924
Page 132 Chapter X Dutch - Coins of the Eastern Mints.
* The Coins of the Dutch Overseas Territories- 1601-1948
C. Scholten, 1953, Amsterdam: Jacques Schulman.
The coin image is from the that used in listing I purchased from February 2000 on ebay. It was probably imaged at about 500dpi and are displayed at about 300dpi.