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10 Cents with legend

10 Cents (with legend) -  obverse 10 Cents (with legend) -  reverse

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Features

Country Kenya
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1969-1978
Value 10 Cents (0.10 KES)
Metal Nickel-brass
Weight 9.4 g
Diameter 30.8 mm
Thickness 1.78 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 12-31-2011
References KM# 11, Schön# 11
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

Kenyan coat of arms which features two lions, symbols of protection, holding spears and a traditional East African shield. On the shield is a forward-marching rooster holding an axe. The shield and lions stand on a silhouette of Mount Kenya along with Kenyan agricultural products. The coat of arms is supported by a scroll upon which is written 'Harambee', which in Swahili means "pulling together" or "all for one".

Lettering:
REPUBLIC OF KENYA
19 78
HARAMBEE
10
TEN CENTS

Translation:
REPUBLIC OF KENYA
19 78
LET US ALL PULL TOGETHER
10
TEN CENTS

Engraver: N. Sillman

Reverse

Bust facing left, surrounded by English lettering.

Lettering:
THE FIRST PRESIDENT OF KENYA
MZEE JOMO KENYATTA

Edge

Smooth

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1969  3,900,000
1969  15 Proof
1970  7,200,000 0.45
1971  32,400,000 0.27 0.56 0.98
1973  3,000,000
1973  500 Proof
1974  3,000,000
1975  3,000,000
1977  45,600,000 0.32 0.46 0.71
1978  22,600,000 0.28 0.51 0.53

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