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Coin: Five Dollars 1993 (Proof only)
Description

Silver proof (20g, 0.500 Silver).

CountryFiji CurrencyFijian Dollar
Face value5 (x Dollar) TypeFive Dollars (Silver)
Year1993 CurrentYes
Mintage25,000 (25000)
Mint
Material0.500 Silver Designer
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Raphael David Maklouf (Third Portrait)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)20
Obverse

Crowned bust of Queen Elizabeth II wearing a necklace, facing right (effigy known as the "Third portrait"); around, the monarch's legend and date: ELIZABETH II FIJI 1993. Incuse in tiny letters on neck truncation, the designer's initials RDM (for Raphael David Maklouf).

Obverse inscription ELIZABETH II FIJI 1993
Reverse

A reef heron bird, a fish and a tree. Above, PROTECT OUR WORLD ; below - the denomination 5 DOLLARS.

Reverse inscriptionPROTECT OUR WORLD 5 DOLLARS
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
Five Dollars 1993 (Proof only): Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsFiji KM# 81
Five Dollars 1993 (Proof only): References to Information Used
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Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mintage
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List of all (2) coins of type: Fiji / Five Dollars
Five Dollars 1994 (Proof only) Five Dollars 1993 (Proof only)