⚠ Numista is currently facing intermittent slowness and outages due to a peak of traffic. We are working to fix the issue within 1 or 2 weeks. Thank you for your patience and your understanding.

20 Paisa / Abbasi - Amanullah


Country Afghanistan (Barakzai dynasty)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1299-1303 (1920-1924)
Calendar Iranian - persian
Value 1 Abbasi = 1/3 Rupee (1/3)
Currency Rupee (1826-1925)
Composition Copper (copper or billon)
Weight 6.7 g
Diameter 25 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 883
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)


Tughra surrounded by stars


Mosque with 7-pointed star, surrounded by stars

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.

Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1299 (1920)  21% ١٢٩٩
1300 (1921)  19% ١٣٠٠
1301 (1922)  4.87 50% ١٣٠١ two varieties exist
1302 (1923)  50% ١٣٠٢
1303 (1924)  15% ۱۳۰ ۳

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging coins. Numista does not buy or sell coins.

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%.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange this coin: Arslanahmed, coinsmcr, Yurek70, kashmala

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×105)
Country: Pakistan
Languages : English Hindi Punjabi Urdu
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×685)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: none
Country: Poland
Languages : English Polish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×29)
Country: Pakistan
Languages : English

» See the details of the coins available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 59 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin and 100 meaning a rare coin among Numista members.

» Buy coins from Afghanistan

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add information about this coin
Match coins from past online sales
Catalog Afghanistan 20 Paisa / Abbasi - Amanullah