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Detailed information about Coin: Twenty Cents 2013 from Fiji

Coin: Twenty Cents 2013
Description

CountryFiji CurrencyFijian Dollar
Face value20 (x Cent) TypeTwenty Cents New
Year2013 CurrentYes
Mintageunknown RarityC (Common)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Royal Canadian Mint No mint mark unknown, Rarity: C (Common)
MaterialNickel-plated steel DesignerJ. Ken Payne
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)24 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)4.6800
Obverse

Kakā (Kadavu Shining Parrot) on a branch. Around right, FIJI 2013; around left, Kakā.

Obverse inscription FIJI 2013 Kakā
Reverse

Tabua on braided sennit cord (a Fijian traditional cultural gift, the polished tooth of a sperm whale); above, 20; below, cents; around above, Tabua.

Contrary to popular belief, these objects were not used as currency. The design is by J. Ken Payne from Suva, Fiji.

Reverse inscription20 cents Tabua
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
Twenty Cents 2013: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsFiji KM# 334
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List of all (31) coins of type: Fiji / Twenty Cents
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Twenty Cents 1984 Twenty Cents 1985 Twenty Cents 1986 Twenty Cents 1987 Twenty Cents 1990 Twenty Cents 1992
Twenty Cents 1994 Twenty Cents 1995 Twenty Cents 1996 Twenty Cents 1997 Twenty Cents 1998 Twenty Cents 1999
Twenty Cents 2000 Twenty Cents 2003 South Pacific Games Twenty Cents 2006 Twenty Cents 2009 Twenty Cents 2010 Twenty Cents 2012
Twenty Cents 2013