½ Rupie - Wilhelm II

Features

Country German East Africa
Emperor Wilhelm II (1888-1918)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1904-1914
Value 1/2 Rupie (0.5)
Currency Decimalized rupie (1904-1916)
Composition Silver (.917)
Weight 5.8319 g
Diameter 24.4 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 21767
Numista (https://numista.com)
References KM# 9,
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# 12
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Helmeted half-length figure in uniform facing left.

Lettering: GUILELMUS II IMPERATOR

Engraver: Emil Weigand

Reverse

Value within palm branches.

Lettering:
DEUTSCH OSTAFRIKA
½
RUPIE
1904
J
A

Translation: German East Africa

Engraver: Otto Schultz

Edge

Reeded

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1904 A 400 000 42%
1904 A 150 3% Proof
1906 A 50 000 7%
1906 A 58 1.4% Proof
1906 J 50 000 7%
1907 J 140 000 14%
1907 J 1.4% Proof
1909 A 100 000 10%
1910 J 300 000 21%
1910 J 1.4% Proof
1912 J 200 000 11%
1913 A 100 000 7%
1913 J 200 000 13%
1914 J 100 000 10%

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this coin. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

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