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500 Afghanis Olympics

500 Afghanis (Olympics) -  obverse500 Afghanis (Olympics) -  reverse

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Features

Country Afghanistan
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1989
Value 500 Afghanis (500 AFA)
Currency First afghani (1925-2003)
Composition Silver (.999)
Weight 16 g
Diameter 38 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 1008,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 121
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Commemorative issue

1992 Winter Olympics, Albertville

Obverse

Lettering:
DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF AFGHANISTAN
500
AFGHANIS

Reverse

Lettering:
XVI WINTER
OLYMPIC GAMES
ALBERTVILLE
1992

Edge

Smooth

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1989  10,000 91% KM#1008.1 (large letters) Proof
1989  36% KM#1008.2 (small letters) Proof

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