1 Tala - Tanumafili II Charles Lindbergh; Silver Proof issue

1 Tala - Tanumafili II (Charles Lindbergh; Silver Proof issue) - obverse1 Tala - Tanumafili II (Charles Lindbergh; Silver Proof issue) - reverse

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Issuer Samoa
Ruling authority Malietoa Tanumafili II (1962-2007)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1977
Value 1 Tala
1 WST = USD 0.37
Currency Tala (1967-date)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 30.40 g
Diameter 38.8 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 72889
References KM# 26a
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

50th Anniversary of Charles Lindbergh's Transatlantic flight.


National arms above value.



Bust of Charles Lindbergh at left with plane above, Eiffel tower at right, Statue of Liberty at left, ocean in background.

Lindbergh Flight

Engraver: George James Berry Read more on Wikipedia

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.



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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1977  4 522 Proof

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