Fifty Cents 2017 Ben Ryan, Coin from Fiji - detailed information

Fifty Cents 2017 Ben Ryan, Coin from Fiji
CoinFifty Cents 2017 Ben Ryan

The Reserve Bank of Fiji (RBF) announced on 20 April 2017 a circulation $7 banknote and a 50 cents coin commemorating Fiji Rugby 7s Gold Medal win at the Rio 2016 Olympics.

The coin is round shaped with milled edges with dodecagon inside edges.

MintRoyal Canadian Mint Mint MarkNo mint mark Total Mintage1,000,000 (1.0 million), Rarity: C (Common)
Obverse

The obverse of the 50 cents coin features the word FIJI and the issuing year 2017 with the denomination and value 50 cents to the left and a small representation of the Fijian Coat of Arms to the right.

The main image is that of Fiji Rugby 7s Olympic Coach, Mr Ben Ryan CF, sitting on the Sigatoka Sand Dunes with arms folded
with the ocean as the backdrop and the words BEN RYAN SEVENS HEAD COACH inscribed around the coin in a semi-circle.

Obverse Inscription FIJI 2017 50 cents BEN RYAN SEVENS HEAD COACH
Reverse

The reverse of the coin features the words FIJI RUGBY 7s. The main image is that of Fiji rugby 7s team in their pre-game iconic bonding mode with the words GOLD OLYMPIANS inscribed on the bottom of the coin.

Reverse Inscription FIJI RUGBY 7s GOLD OLYMPIANS
EdgeMilledEdge InscriptionNone
Fifty Cents 2017 Ben Ryan: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Reserve Bank of Fiji 2017 Mint link
Reserve Bank of Fiji 2017 Mintage link
All (28) Coins of Country: Fiji, Type: Fifty Cents
Coin NameMintageEffigyLegend
Fifty Cents 1975 1,000,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1975
Fifty Cents 1976 805,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1976
Fifty Cents 1978 6,006 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1978
Fifty Cents 1978 Australia Mule unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1978
Fifty Cents 1979 264,004 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1979
Fifty Cents 1980 Independence 10,000 FIJI 1980
Fifty Cents 1980 318,500 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1980
Fifty Cents 1981 511,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1981
Fifty Cents 1982 1,003,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1982
Fifty Cents 1983 3,003,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1983
Fifty Cents 1984 5,000,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1984
Fifty Cents 1986 160,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Third Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1986
Fifty Cents 1987 160,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Third Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1987
Fifty Cents 1990 800,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Third Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1990
Fifty Cents 1992 280,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Third Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1992
Fifty Cents 1994 480,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Third Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1994
Fifty Cents 1995 480,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Third Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1995
Fifty Cents 1996 560,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Third Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1996
Fifty Cents 1997 536,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Third Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1997
Fifty Cents 1998 536,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Third Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1998
Fifty Cents 1999 536,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Third Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 1999
Fifty Cents 2000 536,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Third Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 2000
Fifty Cents 2006 unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Third Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 2006
Fifty Cents 2009 unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Third Portrait ELIZABETH II FIJI 2009
Fifty Cents 2012 unknown FIJI 2012 Varivoce
Fifty Cents 2013 unknown FIJI 2013 Varivoce
Fifty Cents 2013 Iliesa Delana 500,000 FIJI 2013 50 cents
Fifty Cents 2017 Ben Ryan 1,000,000 FIJI 2017 50 cents BEN RYAN SEVENS HEAD COACH
Advertising
Royal Mint
Royal Mint
Fifty Cents 2017 Ben Ryan: Details
CountryFiji
CurrencyFijian Dollar
Coin TypeFifty Cents (round, steel)
Issued2017
Face Value50 (x Cent)
Mintage1,000,000 (1.0 million), Rarity: C (Common)
CurrentYes
MaterialNickel-plated steel
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size26.500 mm
Thickness1.720 mm
Mass6.550 g
OCC IDANMQ-OPYC-VBAR-EJYG
Advertising
Buy coins at Amazon
Buy coins at Amazon
Share or Bookmark this Page