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Coins from Dahomey

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Benin was initially known as the kingdom of Danhomè (local name of Dahomey) which was a slave supplier for colons. Read more

See also: Benin, French West Africa

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Dahomey - Franc CFA (1958-date)

100 Centimes = 1 Franc

100 Francs (Independence) – obverse
100 Francs (Independence) – reverse
100 Francs (Independence)
1971
Commemorative: 10th Anniversary of Independence - Buildings on Lake Ganvié
Silver (.999) – 5.15 g – ø 22 mm
KM# 1
200 Francs (Independence) – obverse
200 Francs (Independence) – reverse
200 Francs (Independence)
1971
Commemorative: 10th Anniversary of Independence - Abomey Woman
Silver (.999) – 10.25 g – ø 30 mm
KM# 2
500 Francs (Independence) – obverse
500 Francs (Independence) – reverse
500 Francs (Independence)
1971
Commemorative: 10th Anniversary of Independence - Ouémé Woman
Silver (.999) – 25.20 g – ø 41 mm
KM# 3
1000 Francs (Independence) – obverse
1000 Francs (Independence) – reverse
1000 Francs (Independence)
1971
Commemorative: 10th Anniversary of Independence - Somba Woman
Silver (.999) – 51.50 g – ø 56 mm
KM# 4
2500 Francs (Independence) – obverse
2500 Francs (Independence) – reverse
2500 Francs (Independence)
1971
Commemorative: 10th Anniversary of Independence - Religious Dance
Gold (.900) – 8.88 g – ø 25 mm
KM# 6
5000 Francs (Independence) – obverse
5000 Francs (Independence) – reverse
5000 Francs (Independence)
1971
Commemorative: 10th Anniversary of Independence - Water Buffalos
Gold (.900) – 17.77 g – ø 31 mm
KM# 7
10 000 Francs (Independence) – obverse
10 000 Francs (Independence) – reverse
10 000 Francs (Independence)
1971
Commemorative: 10th Anniversary of Independence - Hippopotamus
Gold (.900) – 35.55 g – ø 41 mm
KM# 8
25 000 Francs (Independence) – obverse
25 000 Francs (Independence) – reverse
25 000 Francs (Independence)
1971
Commemorative: 10th Anniversary of Independence - Three Presidents
Gold (.900) – 88.88 g – ø 56 mm
KM# 9

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