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Indonesia (Dutch East Indies) Cent  1936 to 1945
Indonesia (Dutch East Indies) Cent 1936 to 1945

Known as Indonesia today, the Dutch were in control of the Netherlands East Indies until 1942. Several different types of coins were minted bearing a NEDERLANDSCH INDIE inscription along with predominantly Muslim designs and writing.

These are exotic coins in the West, but are basically modern issues that carry small collector premiums. Most of the coins were minted at the Philadelphia, PA (USA) mint.

Mitch's one cent coin with the hole is worth about 10 US cents in worn condition, rising to $3 to $5 US dollars in fully uncirculated condition.

Coin: 7810 , Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: Mitch, Mon, 23-May-2011 01:40:02 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Mon, 18-Nov-2013 05:17:50 GMT
Last review by CoinQuest: Sat, 07-Nov-2015 23:18:13 GMT
Requester description: 1942 Hole in center. Wheat blowing over the hole 1 C- beneath hole, nederlandsch indie 1942; indecipherable Arabic lettering. Flowers at the bottom.
Tags: indonesia dutch netherlands east indies cent nederland holland nederlandsche netherland nederlandsch hollandia nederlandse nederlanden hollandiae nederl neatherland nederlands holl eastern easterly indie peny cents pennys pennies penny hole center offcenter wheat 1 arabic arab lettering monogram flowers flower off offset certer centre centers centered wheatie wheats arabesque aribic arabian arabia script inscription letter monograms initial scripts initals calligraphy caligraphy letters inscriptions scrip lettered initials florets blossom fler fleurs lises petals leis lisse flowerettes flur stems trefoils floral lily petels orchid lis posy bouquet flour orcid bud lilly fleur lei petal bloomed trefoil floret floer stem flowery lilys fluer fleures pedals grain grains swirl squiggle wave waves squiggles scribbles curl swoosh squiggly squigle bowed twirly scribble curlicues curly curve curved curlycue curvy curving swirls curls squiggley sqiggles swirly curves waving waive wavy wavey

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