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5 Sene - Tanumafili II

5 Sene - Tanumafili II -  obverse5 Sene - Tanumafili II -  reverse

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Features

Country Samoa
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1974-2000
Value 5 Sene (0.05 WST)
Currency Tala (1967-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 2.8 g
Diameter 19.4 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 14,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 14
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

Portrait of King Malietoa Tanumafili II

Lettering:
MALIETOA TANUMAFILI II SAMOA I SISIFO
*1987*

Engraver: Thomas Humphrey Paget

Thomas Humphrey Paget OBE was an English medal and coin designer and modeller. Paget's designs are indicated by the initials 'HP'. Paget was first approached by the Royal Mint in 1936 after the accession of King Edward VIII. Paget's recommendation had come via his earlier design for the obverse of a medal featuring the then-Prince of Wales.

Reverse

Pineapple & denomination

Lettering:
5
SENE

Engraver: George James Berry

Reginald George James Berry OBE was a New Zealand artist, noted for creating a large number of postage stamp and coin designs. He was born in London in 1906, and emigrated to New Zealand in 1925.

Edge

Milled

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1974  1,736,000
1987 
1988 
1993 
1996 
2000  0.96

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