1 Pound Year of the Child

1 Pound  (Year of the Child) -  obverse1 Pound  (Year of the Child) -  reverse

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Issuer Egypt
Period Arab Republic of Egypt (1971-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1399 (1979)
Calendar Islamic (Hijri)
Value 1 Pound
1 EGP = USD 0.06
Currency Pound (1916-date)
Composition Silver (.720)
Weight 15.00 g
Diameter 35 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 25640
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 489,
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# 199
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

FAO - Nutrition and Health


جمهورية مصر العربية
١٣٩٩ ١٩٧٩
جنيه واحد

Arab Republic of Egypt
1979 1399
One Pound


Sitting woman breastfeeding a child

التغذية والصحة

Alimentation and Health
International Year of the Child



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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1399 (1979)  48 000 $ 19 96% ١٣٩٩ - ١٩٨٩
1399 (1979)  2 500 9% ١٣٩٩ - ١٩٨٩ Proof

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