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|obverse= {{wp|en|Elizabeth II}}, monarch title, state title
 
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|reverse= {{wp|en|Feral pig}} (''{{wsp|Sus scrofa}}''), value, year
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The '''1 [[cent]] [[coin]]''' is a current [[circulation]] piece of the {{wp|en|British Overseas Territory}} of [[Bermuda]]. It has been issued in three major designs and eight types from [[1970]] to [[2009]], all during the reign of {{wp|en|Queen of the United Kingdom|Queen}} {{wp|en|Elizabeth II}} (1926&ndash;; <abbr title="Reigned">r.</abbr> 1952&ndash;). Each of the pieces was distributed by the [[Bermuda Monetary Authority]] and struck under commission at the [[Royal Mint]] of the [[United Kingdom]].
 
The '''1 [[cent]] [[coin]]''' is a current [[circulation]] piece of the {{wp|en|British Overseas Territory}} of [[Bermuda]]. It has been issued in three major designs and eight types from [[1970]] to [[2009]], all during the reign of {{wp|en|Queen of the United Kingdom|Queen}} {{wp|en|Elizabeth II}} (1926&ndash;; <abbr title="Reigned">r.</abbr> 1952&ndash;). Each of the pieces was distributed by the [[Bermuda Monetary Authority]] and struck under commission at the [[Royal Mint]] of the [[United Kingdom]].
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The [[obverse]], designed by British sculptor [[Arnold Machin]] (1911&ndash;1999), features an [[Elizabeth II on currency|illustration]] of Elizabeth II, the current Queen of the United Kingdom, in its center. In this depiction, which first appeared in [[1965]] on coins of Canada, the young monarch is shown facing right and wearing the {{wp|en|Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara}} on her head. Printed clockwise along the periphery to the left of the image is the state title "BERMUDA", and written in the same direction at the rim to the right is the caption "ELIZABETH II".
 
The [[obverse]], designed by British sculptor [[Arnold Machin]] (1911&ndash;1999), features an [[Elizabeth II on currency|illustration]] of Elizabeth II, the current Queen of the United Kingdom, in its center. In this depiction, which first appeared in [[1965]] on coins of Canada, the young monarch is shown facing right and wearing the {{wp|en|Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara}} on her head. Printed clockwise along the periphery to the left of the image is the state title "BERMUDA", and written in the same direction at the rim to the right is the caption "ELIZABETH II".
   
The [[reverse]], designed by {{wp|en|British Italian}} sculptor [[Michael Rizzello]] (1926&ndash;2004), contains an illustration of a {{wp|en|feral pig}} (''{{wsp|Sus scrofa}}'') facing left in its center. A similar depiction of a hog also appears on the [[Sommer Islands pound|first pre-decimal coins]] of Bermuda (then the Somers Islands) minted in the early [[17th century]]. Printed clockwise along the rim above is the face value "ONE CENT", and inscribed in the opposite direction at the periphery below is the {{wp|en|Gregorian calendar|Gregorian}} date of minting.
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The [[reverse]], designed by {{wp|en|British Italian}} sculptor [[Michael Rizzello]] (1926&ndash;2004), contains an illustration of a {{wp|en|feral pig}} (''[[wikispecies:Sus scrofa|Sus scrofa]]'') facing left in its center. A similar depiction of a hog also appears on the [[Sommer Islands pound|first pre-decimal coins]] of Bermuda (then the Somers Islands) minted in the early [[17th century]]. Printed clockwise along the rim above is the face value "ONE CENT", and inscribed in the opposite direction at the periphery below is the {{wp|en|Gregorian calendar|Gregorian}} date of minting.
   
 
A total of 29,373,474 examples of the coin were manufactured over 14 years of production. Of these, 29,356,000 were struck with a standard finish and 17,474 were minted as [[proof coin|proof]]s. All of the proofs were distributed in [[Bermudian proof sets|proof sets]] and a small number of uncirculated pieces were sold in [[Bermudian mint sets|mint sets]] by the Bermuda Monetary Authority.
 
A total of 29,373,474 examples of the coin were manufactured over 14 years of production. Of these, 29,356,000 were struck with a standard finish and 17,474 were minted as [[proof coin|proof]]s. All of the proofs were distributed in [[Bermudian proof sets|proof sets]] and a small number of uncirculated pieces were sold in [[Bermudian mint sets|mint sets]] by the Bermuda Monetary Authority.
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