1908 Silver Coin One Dollar Straits Settlement Malaya Edward VII of England XF+
Description: A beautiful extremely fine or much better crown sized 1908 silver coin from the Straits Settlements in the Malaya Peninsula in southeastern Asia. This is a one dollar coin and has a reeded edge. The coin displays the bust of King Edward VII of England facing right on the obverse. The obverse also has the legend "Edward VII King and Emperor" surrounding the king's bust. The reverse displays an interesting design with the denomination, date and indication that it is from the Straits Settlements surrounding the design. The coin retains some of its original luster and has nice eye appeal. Please carefully review the images provided as they are part and parcel of our description.
Size and Weight: The coin weighs ~20.2 gm of 0.90 silver and is ~34 mm in diameter.
References: It is KM #26.
Condition: I would grade the coin as extremely fine or much better. The coin, has minor wear to the high points. It also has scratches in the fields, some bag marks, and a few stained spots especially on the obverse at the bottom of the king's bust. The coin has some residual luster and wear commensurate with its circulated state. The coin has nice eye appeal and would make a great addition to your collection. Please see photos for additional condition information.
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