1 Shilling with legend

1 Shilling (with legend) -  obverse1 Shilling (with legend) -  reverse

© Essor Prof

Features

Country Kenya
Period Republic (1963-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1969-1978
Value 1 Shilling
1 KES = 0.0092 USD
Currency Shilling (1966-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 8 g
Diameter 27.8 mm
Thickness 1.6 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 1845
Numista (https://numista.com)
References KM# 14,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Schön# 14
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

The arms of Kenya with supporters dividing the date with the value at the bottom

Lettering:
REPUBLIC OF KENYA
19 78
HARAMBEE
1
ONE SHILLING

Translation:
Republic of Kenya
1978
Let Us All Pull Together
1
One Shilling

Reverse

Left bust of Jomo Kenyatta (President of Kenya 1963 - 1978) facing left

Lettering:
THE FIRST PRESIDENT OF KENYA
·MZEE JOMO KENYATTA·

Edge

Reeded

1 Shilling (with legend) -  obverse

© Wilson Roberto Vasques Nunes

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1969  4 000 000 0.24 0.30 0.57 0.98 3.17 27%
1969  15 0.4% Proof
1971  24 000 000 0.24 0.43 0.39 0.59 0.72 0.98 1.22 49%
1973  2 480 000 0.47 0.59 0.80 0.44 19%
1973  500 0.5% Proof
1974  13 520 000 0.21 0.35 0.74 15%
1975  40 856 000 0.24 0.13 0.17 0.40 0.45 1.06 0.79 41%
1978  20 000 000 0.17 0.27 0.35 0.59 0.51 0.53 2.14 30%

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