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Coin: One Cent 2006

CountryFiji CurrencyFijian Dollar
Face value1 (x Cent) TypeOne Cent
Year2006 CurrentNo (demonetised 2009)
NameMint markMintage
Royal Canadian Mint No mint mark unknown
Material DesignerJ. Ken Payne
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Raphael David Maklouf (Third Portrait)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)

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 2006. Incuse in tiny letters on neck truncation, the designer's initials RDM (for Raphael David Maklouf).

Obverse inscription ELIZABETH II FIJI 2006

Tanoa kava bowl divides denomination, 1 cent.

The model for this yaqona (kava) communal mixing and serving bowl belonged to King Cakobau (1817 - 1883) and is in the Fiji Museum in Suva.

The design is by J. Ken Payne from Suva, Fiji.

Reverse inscription1 cent
EdgePlain Edge inscriptionNone
One Cent 2006: Photos
One Cent 2006: Photo One Cent
One Cent
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One Cent 2006: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsFiji KM# 49b
One Cent 2006: References to Information Used
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins 2017 Mint
One Cent 2006: Some useful external links
British Museum - coin
American Bullion Inc. - Invest in Silver
American Bullion Inc. - Invest in Silver
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