Menu

50 Fils - Abdullah III / Sabah III / Jaber III / Sabah IV non-magnetic

50 Fils - Abdullah III / Sabah III / Jaber III / Sabah IV (non-magnetic) -  obverse50 Fils - Abdullah III / Sabah III / Jaber III / Sabah IV (non-magnetic) -  reverse

© Joseph Kunnappally

Features

Country Kuwait
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1382-1432 (1962-2011)
Calendar Islamic (Hijri)
Value 50 Fils
0.050 KWD = 0.16 USD
Currency Dinar (1960-1990 and 1991-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 4.5 g
Diameter 23 mm
Thickness 1.54 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 13,
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
Schön# 12
  • Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461840.
  • Helmut Kahnt, Günter Schön; 2016. Weltmünzkatalog 19. Jahrhundert: 1801-1900 (17. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461185.
  • Gerhard Schön, Sebastian Krämer; 2017. Weltmünzkatalog 21. Jahrhundert: 2001-2016 (3. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461383.

Obverse

Value in Arabic within circle. State name in Arabic above, and in English below

Lettering:
الكُوَيت
٥٠
ًفَلسا
KUWAIT

Translation:
Kuwait
50 Fils

Reverse

Boom sailing ship, a type of dhow, sailing to the left with a small flag on the right side. Islamic and Gregorian dates in Arabic below

Lettering: ١٤٣١ - ٢٠١٠

Translation: 2010 - 1431

Edge

Reeded

Comments

Mint: British Royal Mint

Rulers:
1) Sheikh Abdullah III (1950-1965)
2) Sheikh Sabah III (1965-1977)
3) Sheikh Jaber III (1977-2006)
4) Sheikh Sabah IV (2006-Date)

Possibly an error (or a simply damaged 1995 coin) with dates "١٤١٥  - ١٩٦٥" which is 1965-1415, while the normal coin should read 1995-1415 instead
Source: https://www.instagram.com/p/BDpp6YswIg1/

1399 (1979) Specimen (Ex King's Norton Mint Collection):

© Image courtesy of Heritage Auctions

1410 (1990) Specimen (Ex King's Norton Mint Collection):

© Image courtesy of Heritage Auctions

See also

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1382 (1962)  900,000 0.59 8% ١٣٨٢ - ١٩٦٢
1382 (1962)  60 0.4% ١٣٨٢ - ١٩٦٢ Proof Sets only (KM#PS2)
1384 (1964)  300,000 3% ١٣٨٤ - ١٩٦٤
1386 (1967)  5% ١٣٨٦ - ١٩٦٧
1388 (1968)  200,000 1.7% ١٣٨٨ - ١٩٦٨
1389 (1969)  500,000 2% ١٣٨٩ - ١٩٦٩
1389 (1970)  0.69 3% ١٣٨٩ - ١٩٧٠
1390 (1971)  2% ١٣٩٠ - ١٩٧١
1391 (1971)  500,000 4% ١٣٩١ - ١٩٧١
1392 (1972)  900,000 0.89 5% ١٣٩٢ - ١٩٧٢
1393 (1973)  800,000 4% ١٣٩٣ - ١٩٧٣
1393 (1973)  0.19% ١٣٩٣ - ١٩٧٣ Mint Sets (KM#MS1)
1394 (1974)  1,000,000 0.57 5% ١٣٩٤ - ١٩٧٤
1395 (1975)  1,950,000 1.01 6% ١٣٩٥ - ١٩٧٥
1396 (1976)  2,250,000 0.36 10% ١٣٩٦ - ١٩٧٦
1397 (1977)  6,000,000 0.41 0.54 15% ١٣٩٧ - ١٩٧٧
1399 (1979)  6,050,000 0.53 0.38 15% ١٣٩٩ - ١٩٧٩
1399 (1979)  0.16% ١٣٩٩ - ١٩٧٩ Specimen (Ex King's Norton Mint Collection)
1400 (1980)  0.36 7% ١٤٠٠ - ١٩٨٠
1401 (1981)  3,000,000 0.36 6% ١٤٠١ - ١٩٨١
1403 (1983)  0.36 8% ١٤٠٣ - ١٩٨٣
1405 (1985)  0.59 6% ١٤٠٥ - ١٩٨٥
1407 (1987)  2,000,000 4% ١٤٠٧ - ١٩٨٧
1408 (1988)  3,000,000 6% ١٤٠٨ - ١٩٨٨
1410 (1990)  0.40 0.36 12% ١٤١٠ - ١٩٩٠
1410 (1990)  0.16% ١٤١٠ - ١٩٩٠ Specimen (Ex King's Norton Mint Collection)
1414 (1993)  0.17 6% ١٤١٤ - ١٩٩٣
1414 (1993)  0.09% ١٤١٤ - ١٩٩٣ Specimen (Ex Birmingham Mint Collection)
1415 (1995)  1.18 10% ١٤١٥ - ١٩٩٥
1417 (1997)  0.31 7% ١٤١٧ - ١٩٩٧
1420 (1999)  0.55 0.83 1.34 9% ١٤٢٠ - ١٩٩٩
1422 (2001)  6% ١٤٢٢ - ٢٠٠١
1424 (2003)  0.34 10% ١٤٢٤ - ٢٠٠٣
1426 (2005)  0.49 9% ١٤٢٦ - ٢٠٠٥
1427 (2006)  5% ١٤٢٧ - ٢٠٠٦
1428 (2007)  6% ١٤٢٨ - ٢٠٠٧
1429 (2008)  4% ١٤٢٩ - ٢٠٠٨
1430 (2009)  4% ١٤٣٠ - ٢٠٠٩
1431 (2010)  0.40 4% ١٤٣١ - ٢٠١٠
1432 (2011)  3% ١٤٣٢ - ٢٠١١

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. Numista does not buy or sell coins or banknotes.

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 it: rejero, deandemos, Ramons78, zoelles, Pipo7, KAMPDEN, wchansen, Tax89, Ronald70, Roberto-9558, akadotour, viorel.iosub, hernan4950, baggasuresh, tobbelkp, bibag, skypy, alexx_353, quisques, Cliff serbie, raymond, mijo333, Bitteswell, Rayan, Numismater, Alex Chuck, DavidA, herbjonesofm, abeilleecureuil, numislego, Sneyoz, COINMAN1, Kylethecollector, nitaalexandru, Brod01

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×96)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×122)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×72)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×414)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×219)
Country: Belgium
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×636)
Country: Slovenia
Languages : English Italian Slovenian Serbian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×159)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×7)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×19)
Country: Italy
Languages : English German Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×42)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×245)
Country: Latvia
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×49)
Country: Romania
Languages : English Romanian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×178)
Country: France
Languages : French English Hungarian Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×88)
Country: India
Languages : English Hindi Punjabi
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×136)
Country: Sweden
Languages : English Swedish
Feedback: none
Country: Israel
Languages : English Spanish Hebrew
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×167)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×262)
Country: Romania
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×39)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×374)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×68)
Country: Croatia
Languages : English Croatian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×92)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×19)
Country: Pakistan
Languages : English Punjabi Urdu
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×32)
Country: Russia
Languages : English Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×13)
Country: Israel
Languages : English Hebrew Russian Ukrainian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×38)
Country: United States
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×81)
Country: United States
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×903)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×81)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×136)
Country: France
Languages : French German English Hungarian Latin
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×133)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×42)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: none
Country: Romania
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×167)
Country: Croatia
Languages : English Croatian

» See the details of the coins available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 6 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 or banknote and 100 meaning a rare coin or banknote among Numista members.

» Buy coins from Kuwait

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add data on this page
Match past online sales
Coins Kuwait 50 Fils - Abdullah III / Sabah III / Jaber III / Sabah IV (non-magnetic)