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Country Albania
Period Socialist Republic (1945-1990)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1947-1957
Value 1 Lek (1 ALK)
Currency Old lek (1926-1965)
Composition Zinc
Weight 3.2 g
Diameter 20.1 mm
Thickness 1.67 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 01-01-1992
References KM# 36
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)


Coat of Arms

Lettering: SHQIPËRI

Translation: Albania






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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1947  1.80 29% Minted at the Moscow Mint of Goznak
1957  0.97 1.89 1.89 2.05 79% Minted at the Moscow Mint of Goznak

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