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5 Dinars Independence; Essai

Features

Country Algeria
Period People's Democratic Republic (1962-date)
Type Pattern
Year 1972
Value 5 Dinars (5 DZD)
Currency Dinar (1964-date)
Composition Silver (.750)
Weight 12 g
Diameter 31 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References KM# E4
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.

Commemorative issue

FAO - 10th Anniversary of Independence

Obverse

Tower and wheat

Lettering: 1972 1962

Reverse

Central 5 with small flower either side, within the inner ring

Lettering:
الجمهورية الجزائرية الديمقراطية الشعبية
5
خمسة دنانير

Translation:
People's Democratic Republic of Algeria
5
Five Dinars

Mint

Paris, France (864-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1972  2,250 Owl privy mark

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