10 Rupees New alloy

10 Rupees (New alloy) - obverse10 Rupees (New alloy) - reverse

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Issuer Seychelles
Period Republic (1976-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 2018
Value 10 Rupees
10 SCR = USD 0.73
Currency Rupee (1914-date)
Composition Bimetallic: stainless steel centre in brass ring
Weight 7.80 g
Diameter 26.30 mm
Thickness 1.90 mm
Shape Heptagonal (7-sided)
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 141071
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 182a
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.


Seychelles coat of arms

Script: Latin



Aldabra Giant Tortoise with the oblique lines of the Seychelles flag in the background

Script: Latin

Aldabra Giant Tortoise
Tortue Géante d'Aldabra




Royal Mint, Llantrisant, United Kingdom (1968-date)


1. The Aldabra giant tortoise (Binomial Name: Aldabrachelys Gigantea), from the islands of the Aldabra Atoll in the Seychelles.
2. In  2018 Central Bank of Seychelles decided to change metal composition of 10 Rupee coin, as 2016-dated coins were not resistant for  high humidity and became corroded. New 2018 coin have different alloys in both center and ring.

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