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German East Africa was a territory comprising present-day Tanganyika, Rwanda and Burundi. A small part of northern Mozambique, the Kionga Triangle was also part of it. The Deutsche Ostafrikanische Gesellschaft or German East African Company established the colony in 1885. Read more

See also: Ruanda-Urundi, Tanzania

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German East Africa - Rupie (1890-1904)

64 Pesa = 1 Rupie

1 Pesa - Wilhelm II – obverse
1 Pesa - Wilhelm II – reverse
1 Pesa - Wilhelm II
1307-1309 (1890-1892)
Copper – 6.21 g – ø 25.2 mm
KM# 1, Schön# 1
¼ Rupie - Wilhelm II – obverse
¼ Rupie - Wilhelm II – reverse
¼ Rupie - Wilhelm II
1891-1901
Silver (.917) – 2.92 g – ø 19.2 mm
KM# 3, Schön# 2
½ Rupie - Wilhelm II – obverse
½ Rupie - Wilhelm II – reverse
½ Rupie - Wilhelm II
1891-1901
Silver (.917) – 5.83 g – ø 24.4 mm
KM# 4, Schön# 3
1 Rupie - Wilhelm II – obverse
1 Rupie - Wilhelm II – reverse
1 Rupie - Wilhelm II
1890-1902
Silver (.917) – 11.66 g – ø 30 mm
KM# 2, Schön# 4
2 Rupien - Wilhelm II – obverse
2 Rupien - Wilhelm II – reverse
2 Rupien - Wilhelm II
1893-1894
Silver (.917) – 23.32 g – ø 35 mm
KM# 5, Schön# 5

German East Africa - Decimalized rupie (1904-1916)

100 Heller = 1 Rupie

½ Heller - Wilhelm II – obverse
½ Heller - Wilhelm II – reverse
½ Heller - Wilhelm II
1904-1906
Bronze – 2.49 g – ø 17.6 mm
KM# 6, Schön# 6
1 Heller - Wilhelm II – obverse
1 Heller - Wilhelm II – reverse
1 Heller - Wilhelm II
1904-1913
Bronze – 4.05 g – ø 20.2 mm
KM# 7, Schön# 7
5 Heller - Wilhelm II – obverse
5 Heller - Wilhelm II – reverse
5 Heller - Wilhelm II
1908-1909
Bronze – 20 g – ø 37 mm
KM# 11, Schön# 8
5 Heller - Wilhelm II – obverse
5 Heller - Wilhelm II – reverse
5 Heller - Wilhelm II
1913-1914
Copper-nickel – 3.13 g – ø 21 mm
KM# 13, Schön# 9
5 Heller - Wilhelm II (Tabora Emergency Coinage) – obverse
5 Heller - Wilhelm II (Tabora Emergency Coinage) – reverse
5 Heller - Wilhelm II (Tabora Emergency Coinage)
1916
Brass – 3.04 g – ø 22.5 mm
KM# 14, Schön# 14
10 Heller - Wilhelm II – obverse
10 Heller - Wilhelm II – reverse
10 Heller - Wilhelm II
1908-1914
Copper-nickel – 5.84 g – ø 26 mm
KM# 12, Schön# 10
20 Heller - Wilhelm II (Tabora Emergency Coinage) – obverse
20 Heller - Wilhelm II (Tabora Emergency Coinage) – reverse
20 Heller - Wilhelm II (Tabora Emergency Coinage)
1916
Copper – 11.5 g – ø 29 mm
KM# 15, Schön# 15
20 Heller - Wilhelm II (Tabora Emergency Coinage) – obverse
20 Heller - Wilhelm II (Tabora Emergency Coinage) – reverse
20 Heller - Wilhelm II (Tabora Emergency Coinage)
1916
Brass – 11.64 g – ø 29 mm
KM# 15a
¼ Rupie - Wilhelm II – obverse
¼ Rupie - Wilhelm II – reverse
¼ Rupie - Wilhelm II
1904-1914
Silver (.917) – 2.92 g – ø 19.2 mm
KM# 8, Schön# 11
½ Rupie - Wilhelm II – obverse
½ Rupie - Wilhelm II – reverse
½ Rupie - Wilhelm II
1904-1914
Silver (.917) – 5.83 g – ø 24.4 mm
KM# 9, Schön# 12
1 Rupie - Wilhelm II – obverse
1 Rupie - Wilhelm II – reverse
1 Rupie - Wilhelm II
1904-1914
Silver (.917) – 11.66 g – ø 30.5 mm
KM# 10, Schön# 13
15 Rupien - Wilhelm II (Tabora Emergency Coinage) – obverse
15 Rupien - Wilhelm II (Tabora Emergency Coinage) – reverse
15 Rupien - Wilhelm II (Tabora Emergency Coinage)
1916
Gold (.750) – 7.17 g – ø 22 mm
KM# 16, Schön# 19

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