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Detailed information about coin type: One Dollar Circulating (Large) from Fiji:

Coin type: One Dollar Circulating (Large)
Description

CountryFiji CurrencyFijian Dollar
Sub-type ofOne Dollar Sub-types
Face value1 (x Dollar)
Years produced1995 - 2000 CurrentYes
MaterialAluminium-Bronze Designer
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)8
Obverse

Crowned bust of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing pearls (effigy known as the "Third Portrait", by Raphael David Maklouf); around, the legend ELIZABETH II FIJI and the date. In tiny letters on neck truncation, the designer's initials RDM.

Obverse inscriptionELIZABETH II FIJI [year]
Reverse

In the centre of the coin, a saqamoli (also spelled saqa moli - a native earthenware water vessel consisting of three conjoined spherical bulbs joined together by cylindrical stirrups coming together at the centre). Above, the denomination and value $1. Around below, SAQAMOLI.

Reverse inscription$1 SAQAMOLI
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
List of 6 coins of type: One Dollar Circulating (Large) from Fiji
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
One Dollar 1995 5,000,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Raphael David Maklouf (Third Portrait) ELIZABETH II FIJI 1995
One Dollar 1996 1,000,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Raphael David Maklouf (Third Portrait) ELIZABETH II FIJI 1996
One Dollar 1997 1,000,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Raphael David Maklouf (Third Portrait) ELIZABETH II FIJI 1997
One Dollar 1998 1,000,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Raphael David Maklouf (Third Portrait) ELIZABETH II FIJI 1998
One Dollar 1999 1,000,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Raphael David Maklouf (Third Portrait) ELIZABETH II FIJI 1999
One Dollar 2000 1,000,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Raphael David Maklouf (Third Portrait) ELIZABETH II FIJI 2000
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