Country:

Netherlands Antilles

Series:

1952~1980 - Queen Juliana circulation

Catalog codes:

World Coins km1

Themes:

Caduceus | Fishes | Geometric Shapes | Heraldic Animals | Lions | Seals (Emblems) | Wreaths

Issued on:

1952

Last issue date:

1970

Distribution:

Standard Circulation

Mints:

Royal Dutch Mint (Koninklijke Nederlandse Munt), Utrecht, The Netherlands

Composition:

Bronze

Edge:

Reeded/grained

Orientation:

Coin alignment ↑O↓

Shape:

Circular

Rim:

Raised. Not decorated. Both sides

Weight:

2.5 grams

Diameter:

19 mm

Face value:

1 ¢ - Netherlands Antillean cent

Known mintage:

9,850,850

Composition Details:

90-70% Copper, 10-30% Tin

Description:

Front: (value) 1 CENT inside wreath of 2 orange branches with (18-18) 36 leaves
legend: none
Back: The seal of Netherlands (lion with sword and 7 arrows between 15 stones 8 dots) inside chained-dotted circle
legend: (colony name) NEDERLANDSE ANTILLEN
(bottom, year between mint marks
(pm) 1952-1970 (mm)
(left) privy mark: fish, (f, Dr. J.W.A. van Hengel 1945-1968),
fish +
(f, 1968)
cock: (ck, Dr. Ir. M. van den Brandhof)
(right, mint mark, mm) Caduceus (Utrecht, Dutch Royal mint)
Edge: G - grained, type bars