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Coin: Fifty Cents 1980 Independence
Description

CountryFiji CurrencyFijian Dollar
Face value50 (x Cent) TypeFifty Cents (dodecagonal)
Year1980 CurrentNo (demonetised 2009)
Mintage10,000 (10000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Royal Mint No mint mark 10,000 (10000)
MaterialCuproNickel DesignerMichael Rizello
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II Effigy
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapePolygon (Dodecagonal - 12-sided)
Size (mm)31.6500 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)15.5500
Obverse

Coat of Arms of Fiji. Above, FIJI. Below, the date 1980.

Obverse inscription FIJI 1980
Reverse

Prince Charles 3/4 facing left. Below, H.R.H. PRINCE CHARLES. Around, TENTH ANNIVERSARY OF INDEPENDENCE 50 CENTS.

Reverse inscriptionH.R.H. PRINCE CHARLES TENTH ANNIVERSARY OF INDEPENDENCE 50 CENTS
EdgePlain Edge inscriptionNone
Fifty Cents 1980 Independence: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsFiji KM# 45
Fifty Cents 1980 Independence: References to Information Used
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Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Design
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