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50 Cents

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Features

Country Kenya
Period Republic (1963-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1978-1989
Value 50 Cents
0.50 KES = 0.0047 USD
Currency Shilling (1966-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 3.91 g
Diameter 21 mm
Thickness 1.54 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 19,
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Michael, Thomas & Tracy L. Schmidt; 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Michael, Thomas (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
Schön# 19
  • Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461840.
  • Kahnt, Helmut & Günter Schön; 2016. Weltmünzkatalog 19. Jahrhundert: 1801-1900 (17. Auflage). Battenberg. ISBN 9783866461185.
  • Schön, Gerhard & Sebastian Krämer; 2017. Weltmünzkatalog 21. Jahrhundert: 2001-2016 (3. Auflage). Battenberg. ISBN 9783866461383.

Obverse

Coat of arms of Kenya.

Lettering:
REPUBLIC OF KENYA
19 89
HARAMBEE
50
FIFTY CENTS

Reverse

Portrait of the second president of Kenya, Daniel Toroitich Arap Moi, facing right.

Lettering:
PRESIDENT OF REPUBLIC OF KENYA
DANIEL TOROITICH ARAP MOI

Edge

Reeded

50 Cents -  obverse

© Cyrillius

Comments

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_arap_Moi

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coat_of_arms_of_Kenya

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1978  0.5% Proof
1980  0.28 0.28 0.45 0.55 0.55 71%
1981  0% Proof. RM.
1989  0.28 0.34 0.37 47%

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