Menu

20 Pesewas

20 Pesewas -  obverse 20 Pesewas -  reverse

© nalaberong

Features

Country Ghana
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1967-1979
Value 20 Pesewas (0.20 GHC)
Metal Copper-nickel
Weight 11.2 g
Diameter 28 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 01-01-2008
References KM# 17
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

Cacao Fruits or Pods
Binomial Name: Theobroma cacao

Lettering:
GHANA
FREEDOM AND JUSTICE

Reverse

Rampant lion at centre of quartered shield dividing date and denomination

Lettering:
TWENTY
1967
PESEWAS

Edge

Reeded

Comments

Coat of Arms:
Upper left: Sword (used by chiefs) and a Staff ( used by the linguist for ceremonial events)
Upper Right: Osu Castle on the sea (the Presidential Palace)
Lower Left: Cacao tree (agricultural wealth of Ghana).
Lower right: Gold mine (Richness of industrial minerals and natural resources) in Ghana.
A gold lion & St George's Cross at the Centre (continuing link between Ghana and the Commonwealth of Nations)

See also

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1967  25,800,000 1.14 1.00 1.81
1967  2,000 Proof
1979  5,000,000

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 coins. Numista does not buy or sell coins.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange this coin: pyros09100, collector69, ron blues, Pier76, Jadish, Buschigel, Chernoguz64, mitino, floyd1, coinsmor, Jojo54000, MesBedes, JoachimSdl, barnaba, JAY, tony_k_1965, Hanun, yvon, bonzis, eiffel, Kylethecollector, aaronmgd, rodmacbr, Grincheux, cyprusalexander, stud722, alcest, mahxirb, davyx, zoelles, Dragonata, Billmci, yarik, Arnhemcoin, wchansen, FelixEshed, Davor, Svaan

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×225)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×32)
Country: Norway
Languages : English Norwegian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×26)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German
Feedback: none
Country: Italy
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×77)
Country: Japan
Languages : English Japanese Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×114)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×38)
Country: Israel
Languages : English Hebrew Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×253)
Country: Russia
Languages : English Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×85)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×332)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×70)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×448)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×45)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×59)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×46)
Country: India
Languages : English Assamese Bengali Hindi
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×168)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×8)
Country: Switzerland
Languages : English German French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×17)
Country: Netherlands
Languages : English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×428)
Country: Latvia
Languages : English Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×47)
Country: France
Languages : English French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×38)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×21)
Country: United States
Languages : English Hebrew
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×50)
Country: Ireland
Languages : English Spanish French Italian Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×176)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×112)
Country: Cyprus
Languages : English Greek Russian
Feedback: none
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×61)
Country: Poland
Languages : English Polish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×6)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×158)
Country: Italy
Languages : English French Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×388)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×121)
Country: Hungary
Languages : English Hungarian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×44)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×168)
Country: Ukraine
Languages : English German Ukrainian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×227)
Country: Netherlands
Languages : English German Spanish Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×130)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×391)
Country: Israel
Languages : English Spanish Hebrew Polish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×120)
Country: Croatia
Languages : English Croatian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×118)
Country: Estonia
Languages : English Estonian Finnish Russian

» See details for each year/mintmark

Numista Rarity index: 11 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 and 100 meaning a rare coin among Numista members.

» Buy coins from Ghana

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add information about this coin
Match coins from past online sales
20 Pesewas