Coin Facts

Marine Series
The coins in this series have a common reverse design. The denomination of the coin is in the center with year date at the top. Two stalks of paddy appear on the left and the word "SINGAPORE" on the right.

1 Cent  5 Cents  10 Cents  20 Cents  50 Cents  1 Dollar  5 Cent (fao) Coin  
1 Cent
Date of Issue:
Bronze (1967)
Copper-clad steel (1976)
Metal:
Bronze; Copper clad steel
Weight:
Bronze - 1.940g
Copper clad steel - 1.744g
Diameter:
17.78mm
Thickness:
1.118mm
Mintage:
208.26m pcs
Design:
A high-rise public housing block with a fountain in front and clouds in the background
Edge:
Plain
5 Cents
Date of Issue:
1967
Metal:
Cupro-nickel; Cupro-nickel clad steel
Weight:
Cupro-nickel (1.410g)
Cupro-nickel clad steel (1.260g)
Diameter:
16.26mm
Thickness:
1.02mm
Mintage:
240.61m pcs
Design:
A snake-bird sitting in its nest and preening its feathers.
Edge:
Milled
10 Cents
Date of Issue:
1967
Metal:
Cupro-nickel
Weight:
2.83g
Diameter:
19.41mm
Thickness:
1.40mm
Mintage:
440.72m pcs
Design:
A seahorse with a stylized piece of seaweed.
Edge:
Milled
20 Cents
Date of Issue:
1967
Metal:
Cupro-nickel
Weight:
5.66g
Diameter:
23.60mm
Thickness:
1.78mm
Mintage:
249.20m pcs
Design:
A swordfish against a background symbolizing water.
Edge:
Milled
50 Cents
Date of Issue:
1967
Metal:
Cupro-nickel
Weight:
9.33g
Diameter:
27.76mm
Thickness:
2.03mm
Mintage:
137.97m pcs
Design:
A lionfish from tropical waters.
Edge:
Milled
1 Dollar
Date of Issue:
1967
Metal:
Cupro-nickel
Weight:
16.85g
Diameter:
33.32mm
Thickness:
2.39mm
Mintage:
14.11m pcs
Design:
A stylized Singapore lion symbol flanked by two stalks of paddy.
Edge:
Milled
5 Cent (fao) Coin
Date of Issue:
1971
Metal:
Aluminium
Weight:
1.24g
Diameter:
21.23mm
Thickness:
1.27mm
Mintage:
3.05m pcs
Design:
A fish and the phrases "INCREASE PRODUCTION" and "MORE FOOD FROM THE SEA."
Edge:
Milled