Description

Struck under the reign of Elizabeth II until handover to China in 1997.

Engraver: Joseph Yam

Obverse

Bauhinia or Hong Kong orchid flower.

The flag of Hong Kong features a white, stylised, five-petal Hong Kong orchid flower (Bauhinia blakeana), a flower discovered in Hong Kong.

香 港
HONG KONG

Reverse

Denomination, large numeral, and date.

伍 圓
5
1993
FIVE DOLLARS

Edge

HONG KONG FIVE DOLLARS 香 港 伍 圓

5 Dollars

KM# 65 Schön# 55
Characteristics
Material Cupronickel
Weight 13.4 g
Diameter 27 mm
Thickness 3 mm
Shape round
Alignment Medal

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