Straits Settlements 1910-B 10 cents
This ten cent piece is from a type issued for the Straits Settlements 1909-10. This type was issued 1902-03 in .800 fine silver (KM 21). This date is common in all grades. The Straits Settlements began as a miscellaneous group of trading stations in Southeast Asia and gradually developed into what is now Malaya.
Recorded mintage: 1,657,000.
Specification: 2.71 g, .600 silver, .052 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM 21a.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.