High Grade 1745 VOC 1 Duit Coin Netherlands East Indies Colonial VOC
1745 VOC 1 Duit Coin Netherlands East Indies Colonial VOC
1745—Netherland East Indies—1 Duit Coin
KM# 70—3.6190 grams—Copper—21 mm
OBVERSE: Crowned Holland Coat of Arms
REVERSE: VOC monogram with date below and a Rosette mint mark above indicating the Dordrecht city
Although intended for use throughout the Dutch Indonesian area of the Pacific, coins
such as this one were minted in several places especially in the city of Dordrecht, which is located
in the western Netherlands in the province of South Holland. It is the fourth largest city in the province and
Dordrecht is the oldest city in Holland and has a rich history and culture.
From 1602-1799, the Netherlands East Indies were ruled by the United East India Company.
S (up to 14 in.)