20 Rials Sacred Defense

20 Rials (Sacred Defense) -  obverse20 Rials (Sacred Defense) -  reverse

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Features

Country Iran
Period Islamic Republic (1979-date)
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 1368 (1989)
Calendar Iranian - persian
Value 20 Rials
20 IRR = 0.00048 USD
Currency Second Rial (1932-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 4.7 g
Diameter 24 mm
Thickness 1.4 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
References KM# 1254
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

8th Anniversary of Sacred Defense

Obverse

Shield divides dates and inscription within wreath

Lettering: ١٣٦٧ - ١٣٥٩

Translation: 1367 - 1359

Reverse

The value above date within the circle of 22 small ornaments

Lettering:
جمهوری اسلامی ايران
٢٠ ریال
١٣۶٨

Translation:
Islamic Republic of Iran
20 Rials
1368

Edge

17 plain segments, 17 reeded segments, each having 5 dents above edge level

Comments

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KM#1254.1 has 22 shields, flat lettering
KM#1254.2 has 20 shields, strong lettering, the big ٠ is slightly rectangular
KM#1254.3 has 20 shields, strong lettering, the big ٠ is square

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1368 (1989)  0.57 0.72 1.63 2.83 60% ١٣۶٨ KM#1254.1; see comments
1368 (1989)  1.45 1.20 2.04 37% ١٣۶٨ KM#1254.2; see comments
1368 (1989)  0.60 1.48 31% ١٣۶٨ KM#1254.3; see comments

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