Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic: Coin Type Fifty Pesetas - detailed information

Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic: Coin Type Fifty Pesetas (issued 1990 - 1990)
Coin TypeFifty Pesetas

The first Sahrawi pesetas were minted in 1990, but they were not adopted as the national coin of Western Sahara until 1997. As this territory is mostly controlled by Morocco, the circulating currency in that part of the country is the Moroccan dirham, with Algerian dinar and Mauritanian ouguiya circulating alongside the Sahrawi peseta in the Sahrawi refugee camps and the SADR-controlled part of Western Sahara.

Obverse

Bedouin and dromedary (camel).

Obverse InscriptionTRANSPORTE TIPICO النقل التقليدي
Reverse

Value. Coat of Arms of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic.

Reverse InscriptionREPUBLICA ARABE SAHARAUI DEMOCRATICA
Edge
Edge Inscription
All Coins of Type: Fifty Pesetas (1)
Coin NameMintageEffigyLegend
50 Pesetas 1990 unknown TRANSPORTE TIPICO النقل التقليدي
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Fifty Pesetas: Details
CountrySahrawi Arab Democratic Republic
CurrencySahrawi Peseta
From1990
To1990
Face Value50 (x Peseta)
CurrentNo
MaterialCuproNickel
Designer
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)24.4000
Mass (g)6.4000